Learn more about Lakeside of the Smokies Balloon Fest.
East TN's Premiere Hot Air Balloon Festival!
Two day, family-fun, fall festival in Jefferson County, TN.
- 15 hot air balloons
- tethered and untethered balloon rides
- antique tractor show
- 18 food trucks and 50 craft & artisan vendors
- local wine & beer tasting
- free kids fair with inflatables, face paint, and more
- live, local music
Tickets can be purchased for one or two days. Tickets can also be upgraded to our VIP, "Elevated Experience" area which is a tented, gated, catered seating viewing experience.
295 W. Dumplin Valley Rd.
Knoxville, TN 37760
One Day Tickets
Adult – $15
Child – $10
Two Day Tickets
Adult – $25
Child – $16
Nine Lakes Wine Garden Tasting- $20
Beer Garden Tasting – $20
VIP Elevated Experience - $120
Morning Ascension Breakfast - $30
Untethered: $275 / person (booked in advance)
Tethered: $20/person (first come, first serve)