Warren County Hot Air Balloon Festival | Explore Warren


Warren County Hot Air Balloon Festival

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 to Sunday, August 23, 2020

The hot air balloon festival that happens each summer is moving to a new location for 2020 for a five-day event with morning and evening balloon launches, drone demonstrations and more. Limited tickets are available due to social distancing requirements so get your tickets today! Now in its 20th year, this year's location is Warren County Community College, a long-time sponsor, at the college's Drone Port at its campus along Route 57 in Washington Township. Learn more here or go right to their ticketing website to buy tickets.

(Hurricane date, because it's been that kind of year, is August 26-30.)

Enter for a chance to win complimentary admission, and a FREE BALLOON RIDE for TWO! Explore Warren County Tourism Partnership, a balloon festival sponsor, is offering a chance for you and your plus-one to go up in a hot air balloon. The grand prize is the pair of tickets for a balloon ride (includes admission to the event), but we also will pick a couple of runners-up for free admission for four to the festival. Please follow the instructions below:

  • Send us an email to tourism@co.warren.nj.us with "Balloon Festival Giveaway" in the subject line by 4 p.m. this Friday, August 14.
  • Provide your name and phone number (We promise not to share your contact information, but we need to be able to get in touch with you if you win!)
  •  Solve the puzzle! Unscramble the following (very relevant) words: 

Include your answers in your email! We will do a random drawing from all the correct entries and notify the winners; you'll receive your tickets via email. Good luck!