Balloon & Fireworks Festival Abingdon 2023

Balloon & Fireworks Festival Abingdon 2024

Are you looking for an exciting family event near Oxford? We have great news for you! The UK’s biggest firework event returns for Summer 2024, featuring mesmerizing air displays, light displays, double British fireworks champions, and illusion fireworks. 

You can enjoy a magical evening at Abingdon Airfield with world-class firework entertainment and beautiful hot air balloon scenes. The entertainment lineup will also include music, skydiving, light shows, and many more exciting activities. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable event.

hot air balloons

What to expect at Abingdon Balloon Festival 2024:

  • Hot Air Balloon
  • Music
  • Musical Lightshow
  • Firework Displays – Daylight and Evening displays!
  • Bungee Jump
  • Monster Truck Rides
  • Helicopter Rides
  • RAF Hurricane & Spitfire Flight
  • Fire Performers
  • Huge Funfair
  • A Market with Local Traders

Abingdon Hot Air Balloon Festival

Abingdon Balloon and Fireworks Festival 2024 is brought to you by Xplosive Events who are excited to offer this wonderful day out for friends and family with new exciting additions such as Helicopter rides! Enjoy street food and a bar throughout the day or bring your own picnic. Plus there’ll be 60+ local traders at our market.

What time does the Firework Festival Start?

The car parks and fairground will be open starting from 3:00 pm. You can enjoy your picnic or get food from the stalls and bars before the entertainment begins at approximately 6:00 pm!

Where to Stay for Abingdon Air Festival

Are you searching for a hotel near Abingdon Air Festival? As well as many local hotels in Abingdon, Milton Hill House is easily located and only a 14-minute drive from Abingdon Airfield, which is ideal as the event offers free parking. 

Our welcoming hotel in Abingdon offers comfortable, family-friendly bedrooms and complimentary leisure facilities during your stay. Book a bedroom now using our excellent Bedroom offers

We can’t wait to welcome you during your visit to the Balloon and Firework Festival in Abingdon.

double bedroom at milton hill house

Exploring the Local Area

Visiting Oxfordshire for the Balloon and Firework Festival Abingdon? There’s a wide range of family activities available during your visit. We recommend a trip to Oxford if you love history. 

If you’re an animal lover you could also visit Cotswold Wildlife Park or Cogges Manor Farm. Find more things to do in Oxford during your trip.

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