Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival July 7, 8 and 9 #HVBallon

Tethered hot-air balloon rides, helicopter rides, mass balloon launches, children’s activities, concessions, and so much more. Are you ready for the Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival next this weekend? for tickets and more!

Watch the flight of the hot-air balloons take off over Barton Orchards in Poughquag – Or take a tethered balloon (or helicopter) ride yourself. There’s music, games, hayrides, tube slides, a haunted house, a corn maze, good eats and pick your own grapes and berries, corn and stone fruit and fireworks on Friday & Saturday night. (Barton Orchards, 63 Apple Tree Lane, Poughquag;