Live music, entertainment and hot air balloons!

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Ticket information

We’re excited to be bringing Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta back to York Knavesmire for three days from Friday 23rd September to Sunday 25 September 2022.

When we have more information, we’ll post it out to our emaill subscribers and on our social media.

Included in your ticket:

  • Free entry for children under 1m
  • Access to Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta on your chosen day
  • All acts on the Main Stage and Arena on your chosen day
  • Mass balloon launch on all four days (weather dependent)
  • Watch the Night Glow on Friday or Saturday and the Firework and Laser show finale on Monday
  • £1 from your ticket is split between our three charities Yorkshire Air Ambulance, St Leonards Hospice and York Rescue Boat.

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What People Have Said About Our Event

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Great event for all the family.
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Great event gets better every year.
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A brilliant weekend every year.

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Yes, tickets cost £3 and can only be bought on the Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta website or on the gate.

Anyone else claiming to be selling a ticket is not an authorised seller.

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Entry for Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta is £3 for anyone over 1 meter in height per day. There will be limited number of early bird 4 day passes available up until 1st May.

£1 from every ticket sold will be split equally between our three Yorkshire charities; St Leonards hospice, York Rescue Boat and Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

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All arena acts, stage entertainment, balloon activities (night glows, mass launches) *Weather dependent and firework, laser and drone display.

Please note bar, food, funfair rides and trade stands etc will incur additional charges.

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If the event is unable to take place in 2021 the event will be postponed and rescheduled to September 2022 if you have already purchased your ticket then your ticket will automatically be transferred to the new dates 2022.

Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta won’t be cancelled entirely. The same event along with the artists already booked will be moved to a new date and will still take place, just on another date. As per the terms and conditions tickets are non-refundable. Should the event be postponed your tickets will be transferred for free to the new dates so you will not lose your money or miss out. Your tickets will be valid for the new dates chosen.

Once you have booked your tickets, you will receive a booking confirmation email with your booking reference in. This is not your ticket.

Your tickets for the event will be emailed to you at least two weeks before the event.

If you don’t receive your booking confirmation or tickets, please check your junk mail. If you still don’t have it, please contact us at

Your ticket can either be printed off or you can show your ticket on your phone. Please ensure your phone is working and your screen has no cracks or dirt as the ticket won’t scan. (We advise you bring a paper version as a backup.)

You’ll be able to leave and come back in provided you have informed the gate staff and you have been issued a wrist band (colour changes each day) which will need to be worn and still intact when you arrive back on site.