Every year, the hot air balloon festival in Clark, Pampanga, showcases bright and colorful balloons flying up in the air and different aeronautic exhibitions to delight all the people arriving at the Clark Airfield location that can house hundredths of thousands spectators from the locals and foreigners visiting the Philippines.
If you’re into visiting more places and discovering new destination, include the 20th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in your itinerary. It’s an on-going event that started yesterday, February 11 and will go on until February 14, 2016. Bring your Valentine’s Day date, your barkadas, or your family to this once in a year Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta where you will experience a Weekend of Everything That Flies.
Here are some highlights early morning of the first day:
If you want to catch more actions, make sure to be there at the gate by 5:30AM to have the early look at the preparation of the hot air balloons.
Here are some reminders and FAQs for the Fiesta from the 20th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Facebook Page. Feel free to share with your friends who are joining the #WeekendOfEverythingThatFlies:
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES:
General Admission PhP 350
VIP Passes PhP 6,000
FLYING ACTIVITY TICKETS: (does not cover entrance fee)
Hot Air Balloon Rides US$ 350 per person
Tandem Skydiving US$ 400 per person
Airplane Discovery Flights US$ 150 per person
Tandem Paragliding US$ 120 per person
Where you can get general admission tickets:
* at the gate during the event itself
* online at http://
* Ticketnet outlets at the following malls: SM Aura, SM Fairview, SM Makati, SM Mall of Asia, SM Manila, SM Marikina, SM Megamall, SM North EDSA, SM San Lazaro, SM South Mall, SM Sta. Mesa
For VIP passes and flying activity tickets (hot air balloon rides, paragliding, sky diving, aircraft rides), you need to buy them in advance through the online portal, or from the #philballonfest offices.
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