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2019 Great Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon Festival

Festival Event

Walk among the balloons and talk to the pilots. – Great Smoky Mountain Balloon Festival

ADA Accessibility Notes

Limited - the festival is held in an open field

Ages Festival is Appropriate For

All ages

Join us for the 2019 GSM Hot Air Balloon Festival. The event will include live music, wine tasting tent, crafters, food trucks, kids area, craft beer and beautiful balloon glow to end the evening.

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.

How to Get There

Great Smokey Mountain Balloon Festival 2019

Townsend Visitors Center
7906 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, Tennessee 37882

Pet Friendly Notes

Our four legged friends are not discouraged from attending the GSM Hot Air Balloon Festival, but we understand that the Balloons can be frightening and noisy much in the same way a fireworks show may scare your pet.