13th Annual Chester County Balloon Festival
June 21st, 22nd, 23rd 2019

The Chester County Balloon Festival is the must attend event at New Garden Flying Field in Toughkenamon PA. Filled with activities on–the-ground and in-the-air, the festival provides family fun for all ages. Benefiting Chester County Hero Fund

  • 100+ Vendors
  • Live Bands
  • Balloons & Glows
  • Kid Activities
  • Fireworks

Outside Unlimited Beer Garden

Stop by the Outside Unlimited Beer Garden for an opportunity to try some of the craft beer industry’s best beer. The beer garden is located near the food trucks. Please refer to the festival schedule for wine and beer open times. Drinking age is 21. Must show Proof.

 

 

Sly Fox Beer
Sly Fox Brewery
https://www.slyfoxbeer.com
https://www.facebook.com/slyfoxbeer

Hailing originally from beautiful Chester County, Sly Fox Brewing Company has been an innovative craft beer leader in the region since 1995. Sly Fox is honored to be the official beer partner of the 13th Annual Chester County Balloon Festival, and they look forward to serving up a variety of refreshing suds to guests throughout the festival weekend. Visit them in the Unlimited Beer Garden or the Food Court.

Harvest Ridge Winery, Marydel, DE
Harvest Ridge Winery, Marydel, DE

http://www.harvestridgewinery.com
https://www.facebook.com/HarvestRidgeWinery

Harvest Ridge Winery is a family farm winery located in the beautiful Delaware countryside on the historic Mason-Dixon line. Part of the property in Maryland and the other in Delaware where they make their own wine onsite in a 6000+ production facility. Owner, Chuck Nunan, is originally from Southern Chester County and is proud to be an East Coast Winery because of the regions climate and soil similarities to Bordeaux and is passionate about making wines and providing an exceptional experience for the customer. They offer daily tours and wine tastings, along with many events throughout the year.

Now new for this year Harvest Ridge has returned to Southern Chester County with a new Tasting Room. Stop by for a visit at 1140 Newark Rd Toughkenamon Pa 19374 Welcome Back.


Hoop Tea
http://www.hooptea.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Hooptea

Hoop Tea is an alcoholic iced tea from Ocean City, MD. We currently sell our Hoop Tea in 3 L "Party Pouches." We intend to sell by the cup at the festival. All of our teas are 4% alcohol and sweetened with organic cane sugar. Currently we have three flavors - White Mango, Watermelon Mint Green Tea and Peach Tea Lemonade.

All Info about Chester County Balloon Festival

  • Festival Events Schedule

    Schedule is subject to change, please come back to this page regularly for updated info. Friday June 21st 4:00PM Gates Open, hay wagon shuttle begins, Vendors open for lunch Balloon Flight Sales...
  • Outside Unlimited Beer Garden

    Stop by the Outside Unlimited Beer Garden for an opportunity to try some of the craft beer industry’s best beer. The beer garden is located near the food trucks. Please refer to the festival...
  • Free Admission for Morning Balloon Launches

    On Saturday and Sunday morning during the Chester County Balloon Festival we plan on launching balloons starting at 5:30AM. Admission and parking is free. Be sure to arrive early so that you don’t miss...
  • Kid Zone

    Sponsored by the Future Aviator Camp instructor again this year, the Kids Zone is an interactive experience exhibit including flight simulators, remote control airplane simulators, aircraft...
  • Landowner Appreciation Raffle! A Thank You To Our Landowners

    Victory is changing ballooning traditions we hope forever in Chester County! Share Victory not champagne! Welcome a balloon to your land in your yard. Lay white sheets in form of an ”X” to let the...
  • Area Attractions and Accommodations

    Experience Chester County and the unique and historic Delaware Valley Region from the ground up! Whether you are local or a visitor, we welcome you to be a tourist in our town – let the Festival...
  • Festival Bands

    Please check back in the coming months for updated band schedule for 2019. See Festival Events Schedule for times and days.
  • Learn to Ride a Harley Davidson Motorcycle

    Brandywine Harley-Davidson, located in Chadds Ford, PA has the ultimate test ride experience for non-riders. Our Jumpstart is a unique and innovative tool that puts guests in the saddle of a running...
  • Ballooning History Display

    Besides being the hot bed of aviation innovation in America, Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley was the only place in the United States in the early 1950s where the sport of lighter-than-air or...
  • Franklin Institute Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Moon Walk at Balloon Festival

    The Franklin Institute conjunction with the Chester County Balloon Festival is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the moon walk by hand on work shops on the sciences behind it.The Franklin...
  • RC Airplane Show + Candy Drop!

    Annual RC plane demo presented by the Malchione Family.
  • Monster Truck Rides

    This year at the Chester County Balloon Festival you will be able to take a Monster Truck Ride around the Flying Field! Visit them at KRS Motorsports
  • KnockerBall

    KnockerBall is coming to the Chester County Balloon Festival! Knockerball™ is a single chamber inflatable sphere with inner handles and adjustable shoulder straps.  Knockerballs™ range from 1.2...
  • WGK Glass Art

    WGK Glass Art’s aim is to combine art and functionality to reach a wide spectrum of customers worldwide.  The exceptional craftsmanship and the wonderful details in its work make the pieces of this...
  • Helicopter Rides

    We fly and instruct in Robinson Helicopters, one of the most popular manufacturers of training helicopters in the world! We offer tours of the New Jersey shore points, as well as tours of...
  • Festival Facts

    What is the Chester County Balloon Festival? The Chester County Balloon Festival is a non-profit event with the proceeds going to the Chester County Hero Fund and several other local community...
  • Festival Safety

    The Chester County Balloon Festival pilots and their crews, want everyone at the festival to have a safe and enjoyable experience. Here is some important information and safety tips for spectators. Safety...