Current Competition
POST Luxembourg Balloon TrophyMersch, Luxembourg18 July 2018 - 22 July 2018
The LBT is a world-class FAI CAT1 hot air balloon competition combined with an entertaining and free show programme on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 July 2018 in Mersch

    July 2018

  • 18 Jul 2018 - 22 Jul 2018
    POST Luxembourg Balloon Trophy
    Mersch, Luxembourg

    The LBT is a world-class FAI CAT1 hot air balloon competition combined with an entertaining and free show programme on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 July 2018 in Mersch

  • 28 Jul 2018 - 30 Jul 2018
    The Great Texas Balloon Race
    Longview TX, United States

    Considered by many of the pilots that compete at the Great Texas Balloon Race to be the best run event on the circuit, the Great Texas Balloon Race earned Longview the official designation as "The Balloon Capital of Texas" by the Governor of Texas in 1985.

  • August 2018

  • 2 Aug 2018 - 5 Aug 2018
    6e Coupe d'Europe Espoirs de Montgolfières
    Châtellerault, France

    This competition, for "young" French and European pilots, will also be open for more senior pilots.

  • 7 Aug 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
    3rd FAI Women's World Hot Air Balloon Championship
    Naleczow, Poland

    The top women pilots in the world will compete at the FAI Women's World Hot Air Balloon Championship

  • 18 Aug 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
    23rd FAI World Hot Air Balloon Championship
    Großsiegharts, Austria

    The 23rd FAI Hot Air World Championship is sanctioned by the Ballooning Commission of the Fédération Internationale Aéronautique.

  • September 2018

  • 7 Sep 2018 - 9 Sep 2018
    The Great Reno Balloon Race
    Reno, NV, United States

    The Great Reno Balloon Race is the largest free hot-air ballooning event in the world.

  • 12 Sep 2018 - 16 Sep 2018
    2nd Central European Cup 2018
    Szeged, Hungary

    2nd Central European Cup hot air balloon competition and to the 38th Hungarian National Championship and to the 3rd Szeged Ballon Cup fiesta and to the BorTér winefestival.

  • 12 Sep 2018 - 16 Sep 2018
    4th FAI Junior World Hot Air Balloon Championship
    Wloclawek, Poland

    The best junior pilots from around the World will compete for the title of Junior World Champion.

  • 27 Sep 2018 - 6 Oct 2018
    62nd Coupe Aéronautique Gordon Bennett
    Bern, Switzerland

    The Gordon Bennett Cup is the oldest and most prestigious aviation competition in the world.

  • October 2018

  • 6 Oct 2018 - 14 Oct 2018
    Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
    Albuquerque, United States

    For nine days in October the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta creates an enchanted world of special shape balloon rodeos, twilight balloon glows, and vibrant balloon-filled skies.