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Hot Air Balloon Festival

August 18-19, 2012 Airshows on both Saturday and Sunday ! Hot Air Balloon Launches Both Days Early Morning 7-9 a.m. & Late Afternoon/Evenings 6-8 p.m Note:Hot Air Balloons cannot fly in windy conditions, so most balloon activites will take place during the early mornings and late in the afternoon/evenings when the air is the calm. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Then come to the Flying Circus Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival *** NOTE *** Balloon rides are not brokered by the Flying Circus. Prices must be negotiated between the Balloon Pilot and the rider(s). Rides are subject to availability, and existing weather conditions. Hot Air Balloon Rides are avilable during the Balloon Festival weekend" NOTE: Group rates for admission are not available during the Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival Weekend

 

The Flying Circus Aerodrome is located 14 miles SE of Warrenton, VA and 22 miles NW of Fredericksburg, VA.

We are just off Route 17, at 5114 Ritchie Road (Route 644) in Bealeton, VA.

Just look for the Flying Circus Sign

 

Fly In:
  •   CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
    WX AWOS-3:[masked] [masked])
    Elevation: 336 ft.
    Runway: 15/33
    Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft.
    Surface: asphalt/grooved
  • Warrenton/Fauquier Airport (KHWY)

    Contact the Flying Circus [masked]) to arrange shuttle transportation.
http://www.flyingcircusairshow.com/balloon.html

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  • Peggy

    great day! lots of fun

    August 20, 2012

  • Peggy

    This event runs all weekend. You may come when you can and enjoy the activities at your leisure. If you wish to meetup, I will be available to host the meetup Saturday and will be there all day and please private message me so that we may exchange contact info to coordinate where we will be. If anyone is interested in hosting Sunday, please let us know. Thanks! Peggy

    August 5, 2012

  • Peggy

    Admission Prices:

    •Regular Admission: Adults --- $15.00
    Children 3-12 --- $5.00
    Children Under 3 --- FREE
    *Aircraft Ride Prices:

    Open Cockpit Biplane (Stearman, Fleet) - Single Passenger
    (Standard Ride) ... $ 70.00
    (Aerobatic Ride)... $130.00

    Open Cockpit Biplane (Waco) - Two Passengers
    (Standard Ride) ... $130.00

    Enclosed Cockpit (Piper Cub, Aeronca Champ) - Single Passenger
    (Standard Ride) ... $ 40.00

    July 30, 2012

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