What is your favorite thing about fall? We are sure if we polled a group of people we would hear everything from pumpkin spice lattes to fall color drives to fall football and pumpkin patches. If you live in or will be travelling near Gainesville, TX we can add something to your list: the Sky’s the Limit Balloon Spectacular!
Coming up October 30-November 1, 2015, this balloon spectacular will be held on the grounds of the Gainesville Municipal Airport. For you road trippers out there who may be in the area, Gainesville is just over an hour north of Dallas and about a half hour from Denton, TX. Crowds from all over north and central Texas will be there to enjoy the festivities. The weekend will begin at 4pm on Friday as 14 balloons fill up and take to the skies and live music hits the Sky Stage. The festival will continue throughout the weekend with balloon glows, competitions and rides, an airshow, delicious festival food, a host of vendors, children’s area, main stage entertainment, and much more.
If you haven’t been to a balloon festival before, it is an exciting sight to see and this one holds so much more fun for the whole family. If you would like to book a balloon flight, they cost between $200-$ 250 person and you can click here to find more information.
One of the properties in our association is the Old Irish Bed and Breakfast, located in Denton, TX. This enchanting and private place nestled in nature is the perfect resting spot during the balloon festival weekend or simply for a relaxing fall getaway. Visit their website to book online or for further information.