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Great American Balloon Race – Longview, TX

June 17 @ 12:00 pm - June 19 @ 11:30 pm

Join us for the Great American Balloon Race in Longview!

  • It’s a world class event attracting the very best competitive pilots from across the United States and the world.
  • Considered by many of the pilots that compete at the Great Texas Balloon Race to be the best run event on the circuit, the Great Texas Balloon Race earned Longview the official designation as “The Balloon Capital of Texas” by the Governor of Texas in 1985.
  • In 2013 Gregg County was proclaimed “The Balloon Race Capital of Texas” by the 83rd Texas Legislature.
  • Competitive balloon flights are scheduled for the mornings of Friday through Sunday over Longview. Non-competition flights are planned for the afternoons of Friday and Saturday over Longview. Launch and landing sites change each day as they are always determined by wind and the weather.
  • At the Longview Convention Complex from June 17 – 19. 
  • For tickets and more information, visit OuthouseTickets.com


June 17 @ 12:00 pm
June 19 @ 11:30 pm
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