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Duluth Rising: Balloon Festival - Bayfront , Duluth , MN

FREE EVENT TO THE PUBLIC! Come on down to Bayfront Park, on the edge of the wildly gorgeous Lake Superior for a weekend of Hot Air Balloons!  We will be doing Helicopter Rides first come first served unless pre-booked prior.  This year we have NEW TOURS to offer. So if you have flown before , now it is time to experience something new!

Operation Times:


Event runs 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM



3 Miler – Lake Superior, Lift Bridge, Fitgers, Downtown Duluth [$49.00 Per Passenger]

10 Miler – Port Terminals , Saint Louis Bay , Bong Bridge/High Bridge [$89.00 Per Passenger]

20 Miler – Hawks Ridge , Glensheen Mansion, Lester River [$149.00 Per Passenger]

50 Miler – Saint Louis River , Jay Cook State Park , Spirit Mountain [$249.00 Per Passenger]

Upgrade Adrenaline – $20.00:  ADD TO ANY FLIGHT!! This flight is for you! 30-degree banked turns, fly twice as high and turn twice as hard yet see all the same great sites as the River Run with a little extra flight time! *Add at time of check out!

*Weight Restrictions Apply.


Earlier Event: August 31
Howie's Mud Bog - Finlayson,MN
Later Event: October 5
Apple Festival - Bayfield, WI