Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta 2022 Festival Schedule

Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta 2022

We’re working to bring you more incredible acts to Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta 2022. In the meantime, here is our 2021 schedule to give you an example of the incredible entertainment that is coming.

Gates Open - 12pm Noon

Come and enjoy your day. Be sure to pre-book your parking pass if you're driving.

York's Largest Funfair - 12pm to 10pm

With rides suitable for all ages, there's something for all of the family. Rides are not included in ticket admission.

The Labyrinth Challenge - 12pm to 10pm

The Labyrinth Challenge has been designed to be the world's largest, continuous inflatable obstacle course at a length of 1000ft and is suitable for adults and children over 1.2m tall. You do not need to book and it is £6 per person.

  • Arena

Owl Adventures - 1pm

Our balloons won't be the only thing flying this weekend. Owl Adventures promises exciting flight displays from birds of prey.

  • Arena

Stunt World - 1.30pm

An exciting display of daredevil stunts performed in our Arena.

  • Arena

Owl Adventures - 3pm

Our balloons won't be the only thing flying this weekend. Owl Adventures promises exciting flight displays from birds of prey.

  • Arena

Stunt World - 4pm

An exciting display of daredevil stunts performed in our Arena.

  • Main Stage

Wannabe: Spice Girls Tribute - 4.30pm to 5.30pm

With giant personalities and platform shoes, these five women deliver the ultimate 90's dance party, sharing a message of love, equality and, of course, GIRL POWER!

  • Arena

Evening Mass Balloon Launch - 5.45pm to 6.45pm

Watch as all of our balloons take off for the skies between 18:00 and 19:00. *Weather dependent*

  • Main Stage

Sam Sax - 6.45pm to 7.45pm

Having performed nationally and internationally with some of the UK’s best up and coming DJ’s, as well as alongside some house music legends. Sam has found herself on the same events as MK, Danny Howard and Dimitri from Paris.

  • Main Stage

ABBA ARRIVAL - 7.50pm to 8.50pm

Abba Arrival ® Events – No.1 International multi award winning Abba tribute band / show. Voted Best Abba Show & Most Authentic Abba band 2018.

  • Arena

Night Glow - 9pm to 9.20pm

The hugely popular Night Glow will take place on Friday and Saturday of Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta. It features tethered hot air balloons lighting up to a mixture of music. *Weather dependent*

  • Arena

Morning Mass Balloon Launch - 6.45am to 7.45am

Watch as all of our balloons take off for the skies between 6:45am and 7:45am *weather dependent*

Gates Open - 11am

Come and enjoy your day. Be sure to pre-book your parking pass if you're driving.

York's Largest Funfair - 11am to 11pm

With rides suitable for all ages, there's something for all of the family. Rides are not included in ticket admission.

  • Arena

The Labyrinth Challenge - 11am to 11pm

The Labyrinth Challenge has been designed to be the world's largest, continuous inflatable obstacle course at a length of 1000ft and is suitable for adults and children over 1.2m tall. You do not need to book and it is £6 per person.

  • Arena

Owl Adventures - 12pm Noon

Our balloons won't be the only thing flying this weekend. Owl Adventures promises exciting flight displays from birds of prey.

  • Arena

Stunt World - 12.30pm

An exciting display of daredevil stunts performed in our Arena.

  • Arena

RAF Falcons Parachute Team - 2pm

The Falcons are the UK’s premier military parachute display team, based at RAF Brize Norton, Oxfordshire, they display at venues all over Britain and Europe throughout the year.

  • Arena

Balloon Tethering - 2.30pm to 4pm

When our pilots aren't flying their balloons there will be opportunities for them to tether them in the Arena for you to see. *Weather dependent*

  • Arena

Owl Adventures - 4.15pm

Our balloons won't be the only thing flying this weekend. Owl Adventures promises exciting flight displays from birds of prey.

  • Arena

Stunt World - 4.45pm

An exciting display of daredevil stunts performed in our Arena.

  • Arena

Evening Mass Balloon Launch - 5.45pm to 6.45pm

Watch as all of our balloons take off for the skies between 18:00 and 19:00. *Weather dependent*

  • Main Stage

Rod Stewart Tribute by Stan Terry - 6.45pm to 7.45pm

His powerful live show pays tribute to a true megastar with an authentic voice. Stan has performed at The Rod Stewart Fan Club Big Weekend for the past 14 years.

  • Main Stage

The Dolly Parton Experience - 7.55pm to 8.55pm

Dolly Parton Tribute Act Impersonator Sarah Jayne voted the UK and Europe’s Number Dolly Parton tribute.

  • Arena

Night Glow - 9pm to 9.20pm

The hugely popular Night Glow will take place on Friday and Saturday of Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta. It features tethered hot air balloons lighting up to a mixture of music. *Weather dependent*

  • Main Stage

The Upbeat Beatles - 9.20pm to 10.20pm

The Upbeat Beatles have been performing together for over 17 years – almost three times as long as The Beatles did! That’s what makes them one of the leading Beatles Tribute Bands in the UK and Worldwide.

  • Arena

Morning Mass Balloon Launch - 6.45am to 7.45am

Watch as all of our balloons take off for the skies between 6:45am and 7:45am *weather dependent*

Gates Open - 11am

Come and enjoy your day. Be sure to pre-book your parking pass if you're driving.

York's Largest Funfair - 11am to 10pm

With rides suitable for all ages, there's something for all of the family. Rides are not included in ticket admission.

  • Arena

The Labyrinth Challenge - 11am to 10pm

The Labyrinth Challenge has been designed to be the world's largest, continuous inflatable obstacle course at a length of 1000ft and is suitable for adults and children over 1.2m tall. You do not need to book and it is £6 per person.

  • Arena

It’s A Knockout - 11.30am to 2.30pm

Assemble a team of 10 and enter for a chance to and take on our inflatable assault course for a chance to win £2,000. Entry is £100 per team.

  • Arena

Stunt World - 2.30pm

An exciting display of daredevil stunts performed in our Arena.

  • Arena

Yorkshire Air Ambulance Helicoptor Landing - 3pm

Our charity partner, Yorkshire Air Ambulance will be landing at Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta depending on their availability on the day.

  • Main Stage

Proud Tina - 3.30pm to 4.30pm

Get the electrifying concert experience of Tina Turner, brimming with Tina hits from the 60s, 70s, 80s & 90s. The powerful raspy vocals, high-intensity dancing and thrilling stage presence live on stage.

  • Main Stage

The Lancashire Hotpots - 4.45pm to 5.45pm

Comedy folk group that make use of the Lancashire accent to bring a special sound and humour to their performance.

  • Arena

Evening Mass Balloon Launch - 5.45pm to 6.45pm

Watch as all of our balloons take off for the skies between 18:00 and 19:00. *Weather dependent*

  • Main Stage

Huge Party Band - 6.45pm to 7.45pm

Few bands play the range of material that HUGE play from James Brown to The Proclaimers, Michael Jackson to Michael Buble and from Dolly Parton to the Who.

  • Main Stage

Definitely Oasis - 8pm to 9pm

With many looking on in envy Definitely Oasis has very quickly become the best sounding and most raved about Oasis tribute band there is by fans and promoters alike there is taking it to a level as close to a real Oasis live show as you can get.

Gates Open - 11am

York's Largest Funfair - 11am to 11pm

With rides suitable for all ages, there's something for all of the family. Rides are not included in ticket admission.

  • Arena

The Labyrinth Challenge - 11am to 11pm

The Labyrinth Challenge has been designed to be the world's largest, continuous inflatable obstacle course at a length of 1000ft and is suitable for adults and children over 1.2m tall. You do not need to book and it is £6 per person.

  • Arena

Stunt World - 11.30am

An exciting display of daredevil stunts performed in our Arena.

  • Arena

Owl Adventures - 12.15pm

Our balloons won't be the only thing flying this weekend. Owl Adventures promises exciting flight displays from birds of prey.

  • Arena

Balloon Tethering - 12.45pm to 2.15pm

When our pilots aren't flying their balloons there will be opportunities for them to tether them in the Arena for you to see. *Weather dependent*

  • Main Stage

Andy and The Odd Socks - 2.30pm to 3.30pm

Energetic children's band Andy and The Odd Socks have appeard on CeeBeebies in Andy and the Band.

  • Arena

Stunt World - 4pm

An exciting display of daredevil stunts performed in our Arena.

  • Main Stage

Rolling Stones Tribute - 4.30pm to 5.30pm

‘The Stones’ are the UK’s No.1 and most authentic tribute to The Rolling Stones, bringing all the hits and timeless Rolling Stones tracks to the big stage.

  • Arena

Evening Mass Balloon Launch - 5.45pm to 6.45pm

Watch as all of our balloons take off for the skies between 18:00 and 19:00. *Weather dependent*

  • Main Stage

Re-Take That - 7.15pm to 8.15pm

From performing arena shows and theatre tours to supporting Mark Ronson Re-Take That are the UK’s most sought after tribute to everybody’s favourite boy band.

  • Main Stage

Phats and Small - 8.30pm to 9.30pm

Phats & Small are a British electronic dance music duo formed in Brighton, in 1998 and composed of Jason “Phats” Hayward and Russell Small. They are best known for their single “Turn Around”, which became an international hit in 1999.

  • Arena

Firework, Drone and Laser Show Finale - 9.40pm to 10pm

To finish off four fun-packed days, we’re putting on a HUGE firework display, including drones and lasers. The finale is dedicated to keyworkers as a thank you for all their hard work this past year.

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