2022 Hudson Hot Air Affair :: February 4-6, 2022
Hudson Hot Air Affair Sponsors & Partner Balloon Companies
Hudson Hot Air Affair is Currently Seeking Sponsor for the 2022 Event
Balloon Rides with Partner Balloon Companies
Hudson Hot Air Affair is a spectator event with balloons sponsored by area businesses. No hot air balloon rides are sold during the event.
If you are interested in purchasing a balloon ride, Hot Air Affair partner balloon companies offer rides year-round (weather permitting).
Aamodt’s Hot Air Balloon Rides http://www.aamodtsballoons.com/
Stillwater Balloons https://stillwaterballoons.com/
Lesmeister Balloon Company https://www.facebook.com/Lesmeister-Balloon-Company-1492577431034277/
Hudson Hot Air Affair COVID-19 Notice:
The Hudson Hot Air Affair committee is planning the annual Hot Air Affair event on February 4 - 6, 2022. The committee is making changes to the event, keeping the health and safety of the community in mind. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and adjust the event to comply with the CDC, state and local recommendations.
Real-Time Flight Information
Thank you for visiting. Please check back here next year during Hot Air Affair (on February 5 & 6, 2022) for the latest announcement on weather and flight information.
We ask for your cooperation at the launch field – No alcohol, No smoking, No Drones and only service animals, please.
Tentative Launch Schedule
Saturday, Feburary 5th Morning Launch is scheduled for 7:35 a.m.
Saturday, Feburary 5th Afternoon Launch is scheduled for 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, Feburary 6th Morning Launch is scheduled for 7:35 a.m.
(All inflations and flights are weather dependent.)
Ideal Flight Conditions:
- Light winds less than 6 mph
- Good visibility
- Sunshine or if cloudy, high cloud ceilings
Unfavorable Flight Conditions:
- Too strong wind, over 8 mph OR no wind at all
- Poor visibility or low cloud ceilings
- Snow or rain
Hot air balloons depend on different weather factors, including wind speeds, visibility, temperature. Lean more >
Check the FAQs page for more information about hot air balloons and Hudson Hot Air Affair.