The Kissimmee International Balloon Festival of Festivals, is a three-day event is filled with hot air balloon rides, races, music, arts/crafts, food, fun and bucket list experiences including skydiving, riding in a helicopter or flying a WWII airplane! The event is sponsored by the Kissimmee Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Kissimmee/Osceola County Chamber of Commerce, Visit Orlando, Formosa Gardens Village and Orlando Balloon Rides.
The event will kick off Friday evening with a 5K and 10k foot race alongside hot air balloons as they glow in the night. The Festival is free to attend and will include performances on the main stage by local and professional acts, tethered hot air balloon flights, arts/crafts and food vendors from around the state. The early morning visitors will have the opportunity to view a mass ascension of over 60 balloons of all shapes and sizes filling the skies of Central Florida.