Hudson Hot Air Affair :: Media Information

Media Note: 

For more information or interviews, please contact Evy Nerbonne at 715-222-5375 or Carla Timmerman at 715-220-9550.  Media interested in balloon flights during the Hudson Hot Air Affair should contact Evy Nerbonne as soon as possible to reserve a spot during a flight.

Pioneer balloonist Don Piccard Interview

MattsRadShow – Feb 3, 2019 – Massive Hot Air Balloon Launch!

Western Wisconsin Journal – 2019 Hudson Hot Air Affair Preview

2018 Hudson Hot Air Affair

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For addition coverage of the Hot Air Affair, check out the River Channel’s Hot Air Affair playlist on YouTube.  Thank you River Channel-Hudson/North Hudson Community Access TV.

Hudson Hot Air Affair in the News:

Area news articles about Hudson Hot Air Affair:

February 2, 2019

WCCO Morning Show: Mike Augustyniak hops aboard a hot air balloon during the 30th annual Hudson Hot Air Affair   > view video

January 17, 2019

Minnesota Monthly

Pirates Abound at 30th Annual Hudson Hot Air Affair

Warm up this winter at the Hudson Hot Air Affair, an annual winter ballooning event and festival that draws thousands of attendees each year, from day-trippers hailing from the Twin Cities and western Wisconsin to pilots and balloon enthusiasts alike from across the country... Read Article >

Hudson Star Observer: Countdown to the 2019 Hot Air Affair >Read article



2020 Press Releases and Photos:

November 7, 2019

2020 Hudson Hot Air Affair Theme Announced

The Hudson Hot Air Affair has announced the theme of the 2020 hot air balloon rally and winter festival.  “Balloon’n Up Nort’ Yah Sure You Betcha” will play out in buffalo plaid with ear flapper hats and hot dish recipes.  WESTconsin Credit Union is the corporate sponsor of the annual event coming February 7-9, 2020 throughout the Hudson community... Read more >