Callaway Gardens hosts its 15th annual Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival this weekend. Festivities kick off Aug. 30 with the Balloon Glow at Robin Lake Beach. Other highlights include a Classic Car Show on Aug. 31 and live music. On Sept. 1, there’s a Fitness Series event that includes a triathlon and a 5K race.
Hours are 10 a.m. until dusk Aug. 30, 6 a.m. until dusk Aug. 31 and 6 a.m. until dusk Sept. 1. Click here for a full schedule.
Festival admission is $25 per adult (ages 13-64); $20 per senior (65+); $12.50 per child (ages 6-12); and free for children 5 and younger (admission prices include tax). With proper identification, annual passholders can enter the Gardens with up to five guests in the same vehicle for free on Friday and before 9 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday and half-price after 9 a.m. This price includes access to Callaway Gardens and its many attractions and activities. There’s an additional fee to register for the triathlon and 5K race.