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Great Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon Festival


Elevated Experience Day Pass holders will enjoy a tethered hot air balloon ride at this year’s Great Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon Festival. The Dancing Bear exclusive day pass includes a catered lunch, draft beer tickets, festival parking and a tethered balloon ride ticket.

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All Elevated Experience Day Packages include: 

  • Tethered Ride Ticket
  • VIP Parking Pass
  • Draft Beer tickets
  • VIP Catered lunch from Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro
  • Commemorative t-shirt

Join us for a summertime spectacle, when several professional balloonist light up the evening sky with a beautiful balloon glow. The sky will be filled with a spectrum of color like never before, against a backdrop of a breathtaking Tennessee sunset.

For more information regarding the 2019 Hot Air Balloon Festival schedule of activities, please visit https://gsmballoonfest.com

Images & video from The Great Smoky Mountains Hot Air Balloons Festival.