BALLOONS GO UP AT 6:00 A.M. & 6:00 P.M.

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Hillsborough, NH Balloon Fest & Fair 2017

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Each year runners come from all over to compete on our certifiied 5K course on Bear Hill  with spectacular views.

Hillsborough Balloon Fest & Fair     
PO Box 1447

Hillsborough, NH 03244

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

(See phone number below for questions you have during the event July 6th - 9th.)
Event Phone (July 6th – 9th, 2017 Only) 603-464-0377

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Love life and drink responsibly!

​​Join us again this year for the Hillsborough Balloon Festival & Fair,

a spectacular four-day event beginning at 6:00 pm
Thursday, July 6th 2017 at Grimes Field, 29 Preston Street in Hillsborough, NH.
A Hillsboro Lions Club, Hillsboro Fire Department, and Greater Hillsborough Chamber of Commerce Event.

View online and pick up at the fair or at businesses around town.

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.

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

Vendor applications and
a general information sheet
are ready. Visit the vendor page, download, and apply by June 15th.

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

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