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.

Ticket list


Day Ticket

Standard day ticket £8.00

Under 5’s FREE

Car parking £8.00

Weekend Tickets

(Friday, Saturday & Sunday Entry)

Weekend ticket £18.00

Weekend car parking £18.00

On the day

Standard day ticket £10.00

Under 5’s FREE

Car parking £10.00

Night glow at York Balloon Fiesta 2019

Included in your ticket:

  • Free entry for children under 5
  • 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 three days (weather dependent)
  • Night Glow (Friday and Saturday only)
  • Firework finale (Sunday only)
  • £1 from your ticket is split between our three charities Yorkshire Air Ambulance, St Leonards Hospice and York Rescue Boat.

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 £8.00 and can only be bought on the Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta website.

Tickets can be purchased on the day (subject to availability)

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

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Tickets can be purchased online for £8 with under 5’s going FREE.

Family of 4 tickets will be available for £25.00 till 31/07/2022.

£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)

*Please note all balloon activities are weather dependent.

*Funfair rides, food, bar and trade stands are at an additional charge.

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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.