The San Diego County Fair is open through July 4. In the interest of public safety, activities involving direct animal interaction at the Fair have been suspended.

All guests are encouraged to wash their hands after any contact with animals or their living area, as well as prior to eating or drinking.

Hot Air Balloon Rides

with Magical Balloon Adventures

The information below is from the 2019 Fair, and it will give you an idea of what to expect in 2020. Please check back soon!

Up, Up and Away!

Looking for an OZ-mazing adventure? Soar over our Emerald City in a hot air balloon! Magical Balloon Adventures offers flights daily from the heart of the San Diego County Fair, as weather conditions permit. Package includes Fair admission, premium champagne, juice or mimosa toast, a cheese and chocolate plate, digital souvenir pictures, celebratory banners, a commemorative flight certificate and 2-for-1 wine tasting vouchers to many southern California wineries.

This experience must be booked in advance; $211 per person.

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