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.

The videos below are from previous Hot Air Affair events. Updated videos will be posted as they become available.

Western Wisconsin Journal: 2022 Hudson Hot Air Affair

2022 Interview with Dr. David Koenig

2020 Hudson Hot Air Affair Parade

2019 MattsRadShow – Hot Air Balloon Launch!

Rivers in the Air… Just Add Wind

2020 Hudson Hot Air Affair: Media Flight

2020 Hudson Hot Air Affair: Saturday Morning Flight

25th Annual Hot Air Affair

View More Hudson Hot Air Affair videos:

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.

2022 Press Releases and Photos:

Additional Hot Air Affair logos and high resolution photos and press releases are available on our Google Drive.

Hudson Hot Air Affair in the News:

Recent news articles about Hudson Hot Air Affair:

January 27, 2022

Enjoy Hudson Hot Air Affair This Weekend

The Hudson Hot Air Affair 2022 theme of “S’Mores and More, Balloon Galore” invites you to enjoy the beauty of nature while watching the airborne kaleidoscope of hot air balloons. More than 30 balloonists from five states will travel to Hudson this weekend, February 4-6, 2022, to share the spectacle and excitement of the sport of hot air ballooning... Read more>


January 13, 2022

Hot Air Affair Brings Balloons to Hudson

The 33rd annual Hudson Hot Air Affair is set for February 4-6 with a theme of “S’Mores and More, Balloons Galore”. This year’s hot air balloon rally and community festival is, for the most part, planned as a “normal” in-person event.  However, with COVID concerns, we are asking everyone to follow current local COVID safety guidelines... Read more>


January 6, 2022

S’More Fun at Hudson Hot Air Affair

We are looking forward to some hot balloons and sweet treats with the 2022 Hudson Hot Air Affair (HHAA). The annual winter festival and hot air balloon rally will be celebrating 33 years with a “S’Mores and More, Balloons Galore” theme in Hudson, WI. Set for Feb. 4-6, and known as the premier winter balloon rally in the Midwest. The event is sponsored by WESTconsin Credit Union... Read more>


December 30, 2021

Hudson Hot Air Affair: Let the Fun Begin

Hudson Hot Air Affair announces its 2022 event theme of “S’Mores and More, Balloons Galore” for the 33rd annual celebration on February 4 - 6, 2022. Known as the premier hot air balloon rally and winter festival in the Midwest, this fun, family-friendly community event is presented by WESTconsin Credit Union and supported by hundreds of sponsors, partners and volunteers... Read more>


October 28, 2021

Hudson Hot Air Affair Brings S’More Fun to 2022

Hudson Hot Air Affair announces its 2022 event theme of “S’Mores and More, Balloons Galore” for its 33rd annual celebration on February 4-6, 2022. Known as the premier hot air balloon rally and winter festival in the Midwest, this fun, family-friendly community event is presented by WESTconsin Credit Union and supported by hundreds of sponsors, partners and volunteers... Read more>