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Spooktacular Hot Air Balloon Festival

  • Salt River Fields at Talking Stick
    7555 N. Pima Road Scottsdale, AZ
  • Phone: (480) 270-5000
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: $15 adults; $10 children 3-12

The annual Balloon Spooktacular offers a safe, fun and memorable trick-or-treat experience for the whole family. Kids of all ages will love this spectacularly spooky festival featuring nightly firework shows, live music, a pumpkin patch and a free KidsZone. More than 20 majestic hot air balloons illuminate the sky as they participate in the world's longest continuous glow at over 3 hours, as well as offering tethered balloon rides and balloon candy stations serving up more than 4,000 pounds of candy. 

Dare to stroll the Spook Trail, a fan favorite manned by local high school students and featuring surprises around every corner.  The event also features a nightly Costume Contests for kids, adults and groups. Shop the Spooktacular Marketplace for arts, crafts and merchandise from local shops, or sip and savor beverages and holiday-themed foods from dozens of on-site vendors.