The Balloons over Waikato Trust is a non-profit organisation and has been successfully running this event for the previous 20 + years. The Festival is a major iconic event for the general public on the annual calendar in both Hamilton and the Waikato region.
14 - 18 March 2023
Experience the amazing sight of balloons ascending through the Waikato sunrise at 7:30am every morning. Plus don't miss Hamilton's biggest night out at the ZURU Nightglow at the University of Waikato, where the balloons glow to orchestrated music finishing with the best fireworks display in town.
Please note that these times supplied are only the starting times of the morning flights/events and the finishing time of evening events. For exact times and exciting additions to the programme please visit the website at www.balloonsoverwaikato.co.nz.
Book your Balloons Over Waikato accommodation now at Distinction Hamilton Hotel