"Defy Gravity" while doing something "For Good" by taking a ride in the WICKED hot air balloon! With a donation to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, you can have exclusive access to go up in the WICKED hot air balloon at any of the following upcoming balloon festivals.

  • Plainville Hot Air Balloon Festival Plainville, CT 8/22/14 - 8/25/14
  • Great Reno Balloon Race Reno, NV 9/5/14 - 9/7/14
  • Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Albuquerque, NM 10/4/14 - 10/12/14
  • Owl-O-Ween Balloon Festival, Kennesaw, GA - 10/24/14-10/26/14 

Additional Information:

  • Cost: A $250 per person tax-deductible donation to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS made directly through WICKED.
  • Flight Times: Flights generally occur at sunrise or just before sunset (typically around 6:30 am/pm). Passengers will be given a specific flight time upon booking. Flights generally last one-hour depending on wind speed and direction. 
  • Passengers: The balloon can accommodate 3-4 passengers (based on an average weight of 175 pounds) Children must be 6 years and over to ride in the balloon.

How to Book:

Interested parties should e-mail balloon@wickedthemusical.com with the following information Name Phone Number Festival interested in attending Requested day/time of flight (example: Saturday, PM) You will be contacted within 24 hours by phone or e-mail to discuss details and payment Please Note: All balloon flights and balloon activities are subject to weather conditions. Our team will do its best to accommodate your flight, but safety for all involved is a priority. In the event that your flight is grounded, we will do our best to book you into another flight during the same festival. If we are unable to reschedule, you will be refunded your donation. If you live in the tri-state area we may be able to accommodate your flight at the balloon’s home base in Pennsylvania. If you have any questions please e-mail balloon@wickedthemusical.com

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