Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 7:35am: BALLOON LAUNCH, 30+ hot air balloons in mass ascension flight at E.P. Rock school grounds, 340 13th Street South, Hudson, WI.
Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 3:00pm: BALLOON LAUNCH at E.P. Rock school grounds, 340 13th Street South, Hudson, WI. This is an optional flight if morning flight is launched, or a mass ascension if the morning flight is canceled.
Sunday, February 5, 2023 at 7:35am: BALLOON LAUNCH, 30+ hot air balloons in in mass ascension flight at E.P. Rock school grounds, 340 13th Street South, Hudson, WI.
There are many other events too:
- BUENA VISTA: A STROLL in the PARK
- Hudson Hot Air Affair Bloody Mary Crawl
- PANCAKE BREAKFAST
- Up, Up & Away Balloon Cookie Class for kids
- Smoosh Board Competition
- Ice Carving
- Hot Air Balloons LIGHTING UP THE DARK
- FIREWORKS! And a ton more
SOME events have costs but most don’t. They answer this on their Facebook page:
Q. Are there admission costs for Hot Air Affair?
A. All of the balloon events are free as well as other spectator events like the torchlight parade, fireworks, kite flying and ice carving. Some things, like the smoosh board competition or the fundraiser prize drop are free to watch, but if you want to participate there are fees. There is a craft fair, souvenirs and food available for purchase. There are many events throughout the community, some like the kids Fishing Contest that are free and others like the Hudson Booster Bingo funraiser or the Octagon House Museum tours have costs.
Check out their website and schedule!