The 38th Annual Pittsfield Hot Air Balloon Rally Begins August 2nd And It Is A Sight To See!

Pittsfield, NH – The Suncook Valley Rotary Club is hosting its 38th Annual Hot Air Balloon Rally and this is a sight to see! 13 balloons will be launched into the sky on the weekend of August 2-4, 2019 at Drake Field in Pittsfield, NH.

The 38th Annual Pittsfield Hot Air Balloon Rally Is August 2nd 2019

With Mother Nature’s cooperation, 13 balloons will paint the sky on the weekend of August 2-4, 2019 at Drake Field in Pittsfield, NH. 

The Theme This Year Is “When Pigs Fly, Believe Anything Is Possible.”

The three-day event highlights hot air balloons taking flight once on Friday, twice on Saturday and once on Sunday.

Amazing Night Glows on Friday and Saturday Once The Sun Goes Down.

Fireworks will light up on Saturday night following the night glow.

This year Pig Headed, a pig shaped balloon, tethered balloon rides, helicopter rides and a walk-through balloon will be the talk of the town. There will also be dog demonstrations by Inspire K9’s Training Center, a Touch A Truck/Meet a Mascot event, the Anything That Floats River Raft Regatta, and a Corn Hole Tournament. 

Be sure to visit the carnival rides, food vendors and crafters as well as the Rotary’s “world famous” Pancake Breakfast Saturday morning and the Egg Breakfast Buffet on Sunday morning.

The weekend activities will wrap up with the Frank H. Donovan 5k Road Race on Sunday Morning.

Attendance is FREE as this event is run 100% by Rotarians and our wonderful volunteers.

Here’s An Older Video Showcasing Some Of The Fun At Pittsfield Hot Air Balloon Rally

A full schedule and additional information can be found here:

Here’s Where To Find The Ballon Rally:

Drake Field, Fayette St,
Pittsfield, NH



Kyle Battis is a life-long NH resident that enjoys making his way around the state, sampling delicious food and drinks, and sharing his experiences. Follow us at
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