hot air balloon festival

Hot air balloon

Love is in the air! 

For those of you that still need to plan out for the valentine’s day whether your single, in a relationship or complicated with someone else.  Go ahead and watch a nice movie, go to a park, eat delicious food… and join the 2012 Hot air balloon festival.

Aside from the colorful hot air balloons , various activities are lined up. From skydiving, paragliding,  aircraft display, mini booth for photo souvenirs ( believe me it’s everywhere and that’s for free) , kite flying exhibition, rocketry demonstration and a lot more.

2012 Hot Air Balloon Schedule
February 9th thru 12th 2012

Will happen onFebruary 09
Witness the Hot Air Balloon Flights 5:30-7:00AM
Be amazed with the Paragliding Exhibition 6:30-7:30AM
The best of Ultralight Aircraft Formation Flying 7:40-8:15AM
More Action-Ultralight Bomb Dropping Audience Participation 8:15-9:00AM
Aerobatic Flight Display 9:00-9:40AM
Kite Flying Exhibition 9:40-10:00AM
AOPA Light Airplane Balloon Bursting Competition 10:00-10:45AM
Sky Diving Exhibition 10:45-11:30AM
R/C Demonstration Flying 11:30-12:00PM
Open 12:00-1:00PM
Sky Diving Exhibition 1:00-2:00PM
AOPA Light Aircraft Balloon Bursting 2:00-2:45PM
Aerobatic Flight Display 3:45-4:30PM
Rocketry Demonstration 4:30-5:00PM
Ultralight Formation Flying 5:00-5:20PM
Hot Air Balloon Fly-In 5:20-6:00PM
Will happen on February 10
Hot Air Balloon Flights 5:30-7:00AM
Paragliding Exhibition 6:30-7:30AM
Ultralight Aircraft Flyby & Flour Bombing 7:40-8:30AM
Aerobatic Air Show 8:30-9:15AM
R/C Helicopter Show 9:30-9:50AM
AOPA Aircraft Flyby 9:50-10:30AM
AOPA Aircraft Balloon-Bursting Competition 10:30-11:15AM
Skydiving Exhibition 11:15-12:00PM
Choreographed Kite Flying Exhibition 12:30-1:30PM
Fire Fighting Exhibition 1:30-2:15PM
Skydiving Exhibition 2:15-3:00PM
Wings Over Asia Aviators Gathering Seminar 3:00-6:00PM
Rocketry Demonstration 3:00-3:45PM
Aerobatic Flight Display 4:00-4:30PM
Paragliding Exhibition 4:30-5:15PM
Hot Air Balloon Flights 5:30-6:00PM
Will happen on February 11
Hot Air Balloon Flight 5:30-7:00AM
Paragliding Exhibition 6:30-7:30AM
Ultralight Aircraft Flyby 7:40-8:30AM
Krukspec Airsoft Speedball Competition 8:30-5:00PM
Aerobatic Flight Display 8:30-9:15AM
Search and Rescue Flying Exhibition 9:15-10:00AM
AOPA-P, Wings Over Asia, Thai Flying Club Flyby 10:00-10:45AM
Skydiving Exhibition 10:45-11:15AM
AOPA Light Airplane Balloon Bursting Competition 11:15-12:00PM
Kite Flying Exhibition 12:00-12:45PM
open 12:45-1:15PM
Citation Mustang fly by 1:15-1:45PM
Skydiving Exhibition 1:45-2:15PM
AOPA Light Aircraft Balloon-Bursting Competition 2:15-3:00PM
Choreographed Kite Flying Exhibition 3:00-3:45PM
Aerobatic Flight Display 3:45-4:30PM
Rocketry Demonstration 4:30-5:00PM
Ultralight Flyby 5:00-5:30PM
RC Airplane Flying Demonstration 5:30-5:45PM
Hot Air Balloon Flight 5:45-6:15PM
Hot Air Balloon Night Glow 6:45-7:30PM


Will happen on February 12
Hot Air Balloon Flights5:30-7:00AMParagliding Exhibition6:30-7:30AMUltralight Aircraft Flyby & Flour Bombing7:30-8:30AMKrukspec Airsoft Speedball Competition8:00-5:00PMAOPA-P, Wings Over Asia, Thai Flying club Fly-by8:30-9:30AMR/C Helicopter Show9:30-10:00AMHelicopter Flying Exhibition10:00-10:30AMSkydiving Exhibition10:30-11:00AMAOPA Light Airplane Balloon Bursting Competition11:00-12:00PMChoreographed Kite Flying Exhibition12:30-1:15PMUltralight Flying Display1:15-2:00PMRC Airplane Flying Demonstration2:00-2:30PMAOPA Light Airplane BalloOn Bursting Finals2:30-3:30PMaerobatics Exhibition3:30-4:15PMRocketry Demonstration4:15-4:45PMMicrolight & Ultralight Flyby4:45-5:30PMHot Air Balloon Night Glow5:30-6:45PMCrew and Awards Night Party7:30PM

 How to get there?

Where: Clark Special Economic Zone. Take the North Luzon Expressway from Manila and exit at Dau, Mabalacat. After which, a left turn towards Angeles City would bring you to within an easy right turn to Clark itself. The trip should take about an hour and a half from Manila.