Here to see balloons? Balloons go up at 6:00 am and 6:00 pm.

Hillsborough, NH Balloon Fest & Fair 2016

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This weekend event offers  everybody something; carnival rides, stage acts, a variety of food,  the incredible hot air balloons, and more. The Saturday evening fireworks are one of the premier fireworks displays in all of New Hampshire.

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Kickoff is Sunday at Noon. You will find an application and general information here.

Thursday and Friday evenings ride all night long for $20.

Each year runners come from all over to compete on Bear Hill  with spectacular views. Enter race here.

Hillsborough Balloon Fest & Fair     
PO Box 1447

Hillsborough, NH 03244

Location Address: 29 Preston Street at Grimes Field, Hillsborough, NH 03244


Event Phone (July 7th – 10th, 2016 Only) +1.603.464.0377

About our event, where to park, the cost, and more.

Join us again this year for the Hillsborough Balloon Festival & Fair,
a spectacular four-day event beginning at 6:00 pm
Thursday, July 7th 2016 at Grimes Field, 29 Preston Street in Hillsborough, NH.
A Hillsboro Lions Club, Hillsboro Fire Department, and Greater Hillsborough Chamber of Commerce Event.

We are proud to partner with the New Hampshire Granite State Ambassadors on Saturday, our busiest day. For more information about NHGSAs visit here.

2016 vendor applications and
a general information sheet
are ready. Visit the vendor page, download, and apply by June 3oth.