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Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2011 Schedule of Activities

Have you ever imagined going up in a balloon? Feeling the heat of the burner and letting the ballast drop as the air of the balloon cools? Of course you have, don’t miss out on this chance to experience it first hand.

Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2011
Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2011

There isn’t much to take your breath away like seeing a colorful hot air balloon in the sky. The only thing better is to see them in the remarkable blue skies of the Philippines or to go up in one yourself. Now is your chance for both. the Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2011 is coming soon at Clark Field in Pampanga. The field and the air will be filled with beautiful, fun, and exciting balloons of all colors, shapes, and sizes.

Up Up and Away!
Up Up and Away!

For those interested in taking a ride, there will be several vendors offering short or longer rides for the adventurous at heart. There will also be quite a few exhibitions, demonstrations, and fun hands on activities that will be exciting for the entire family. These include but aren’t limited to remote control plane demonstrations, sky diving, sky jumping, and of course, some balloon fun.

International Hot Air Balloon Festival
International Hot Air Balloon Festival

The Clark Hot Air Balloon Festival will take place in Pampanga, Philippines on February 10th through the 13th of 2011. There will be balloons and ballooners from all over the world in addition to other air enthusiasts.

Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in Pampanga
Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in Pampanga

It’s recommended that those who want to have the full experience should arrive very early around 5:00 a.m so they can see the balloons fly out in the morning. Expect to get some amazing photos as the sun begins to rise.

In addition throughout the day there will be kite flying demonstrations and competitions, plenty of vendor booths, and lots of activities that will be fun for kids and adults of all ages. While ticket prices haven’t been announced yet, last year’s event was priced at 150 php per person.

Food vendors, crafts, entertainment, and informative exhibitions will all be on hand. mark your calendar now and don’t miss out on one of the most visually exciting events in the Philippines.

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Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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