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Events

The Great Balloon Race

Third Party Event

The Great Balloon Race is coming to Shuttleworth. This 3 day event will see the skies filled with colour as these gentle giants take flight. Together with fantastic entertainment including aerial acrobatics, balloon night glow and giant fireworks display.

Balloons of all shapes and sizes will be attending and taking part in the Great Balloon Race. Which one will be your favourite? Once the balloons have floated into the distance be wowed by the SkyRascal paramotor display team who will perform aerial displays of agility using their – straight from a Bond movie – paramotors. We are also delighted to have a UK first from SkyDance, An aerial spectacle suspended over 100ft in the air from a crane.

The balloons will return to put on a NightGlow to music with the balloons lighting up the night sky. Followed by an amazing firework display certainly not to be missed.

Tickets are based on socially distanced plots, with each plot holding up to 6 people. Relax in your plot and order your food and drink via the Great Balloon Race app and use the click and collect area when ready. Plots are available as standard (3.5 x 3.5m), premium (5 x 5m) including picnic bench seating, or VIP (5 x 5m) with sofa seating, Table, Waiter service, Private Toilets, Express parking, Lanyard event passes. All plots are available to view on our interactive ticket map.

Feeling adventurous? Click here to book a balloon flight from the Great Balloon Race organisers.

Click here to book your tickets.

Contact details

This event is put on by a third party, please contact the event organisers directly by emailing tickets@greatballoonrace.co.uk or calling 08712884692.