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Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

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Get carried away in all the excitement when Europe’s leading ballooning event returns to light up the skies at Bristol’s glorious Ashton Court Estate this August.

A breathtaking array of more than 100 hot air balloons will be storming the Bristol skies for four fabulous days during the iconic International Balloon Fiesta, returning in 2016 for its 38th year.

The world-famous festival, which draws in hundreds of thousands of spectators each year, will be held from Thursday 11 to Sunday 14 August 2016 at the beautiful Ashton Court Estate, which spans 850 acres of breathtaking parkland.

While this year’s line-up is still to be announced, members of the public can rest assured that the festivities are guaranteed to deliver another spectacular showcase, offering a plethora of special events, exhilarating rides, and delicious refreshments.

Highlights during the ballooning bonanza will undoubtedly be the magnificent mass ascents, in addition to the awe-inspiring Fiesta Nightglow showings.

A charming summer event for the whole family, the International Balloon Fiesta 2016 promises a fantastic four-day showcase sure to amaze visitors of all ages.

Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 2016
Ashton Court Estate
Thursday 11 to Sunday 14 August 2016
Times to be confirmed
Free of charge
0906 711 2191

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