The Annual Citrus Classic Balloon Festival will field approximately 30 hot air balloons. The pilots of these balloons travel from around the country to fly in beautiful Ventura County.
Balloons include winners of international and national competitions, with most logging over 20 years of balloon flying.
Live music both days, wine tasting presented by the Ventura County Winery Association, vintage tractors and Indian motorcycles, Beer & Wine Tastings, a Kids Activity Area, craft and food booths.
Live bands from 12 noon on! Zachary James & The All Seeing Eyes, Durango 95, Kyle Hunt and the King Gypsy, Shoemaker Brothers, Jeff Hershey & the Heartbeats, the Army of Freshmen, and the Big Band.
See hot air balloons inflate and illuminate at sunset, ascend and/or tether in the early morning hours over scenic countryside of citrus and avocado groves plus an exciting evening balloon glow.
Mingle with balloon pilots, enjoy outdoor dining, partake in the wine and beer garden, browse arts and craft vendors. It’s the perfect day trip for a summer weekend or romantic getaway.
When; July 25 -26, 2014
Where: 18249 East Telegraph Road, Santa Paula CA 93060.
Tickets $10 gate; Youth (5-14) $5