WRAL Freedom Balloon Festival

Memorial Day Weekend May 26-29, 2017


Up, up and away! Fuquay-Varina reaches new heights on Memorial Day weekend as dozens of hot air balloons take flight at the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest. In 2016, more than 80,000 people attended and Fuquay-Varina will be home to the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest for the next five years.