Saga International Balloon Fiesta 2018


“Saga international Balloon Fiesta 2018”is Asia’s biggest balloon festival that is held every year in the Saga plain. Over 100 balloons from all over the world will participate on Saga’s late autumn sky. You can enjoy competition balloons, balloons with the shape of animals or characters – “Balloon Fantasia” and a fantastic night balloon show with lightened balloons -“La Montgolfier Nocturne”. There will be some exhibition and performances in the event space “Ikoi no Hiroba”.

Event details

Event Date
October 31th to November 4th, 2018
Ballooning Competition/Both days 7:00-9:00, 15:00-17:00

(Nov 4th/15:00-17:00 Key Grab Race)
Balloon Fantasia/Both days 9:00-10:30
Kid’s day/November 1st 9:00-10:30
La Montgolfier Nocturne/November 3rd and 4th 18:30-19:15

Kase Riverside, Saga city
〒840 – 0864 Ogino Kasemachi, Saga city, Saga
Nearby JR Nagasaki Main Line “Balloon Saga Station” (Temporal station)


※All the information above has been drafted on October 19th, 2018.