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2020.06.01
Cancellation of 2020 Saga International Balloon Fiesta
The Saga International Balloon Fiesta has been held for 40 years under the slogan 'To the sky with your dream and spirit of romantic adventure', and with the aim of promoting international goodwill and encouragement of local development. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Saga Balloon Festival Organizing Committee has decided to cancel the 2020 Saga International Balloon Fiesta.

2020.01.15
About 2020 Saga International Balloon Fiesta
The Schedule of 2020 Saga International Balloon Fiesta has been determined.

2019.11.03
[Advancement of Schedule] Nov. 4, Mon. Morning Competition
The last morning competition (Nov. 4) is moved the schedule forward.

2019.10.25
How To Know The Event Status 2019
The competition flights will be held twice a day, from 7:00 am and 3:00 pm, during Oct. 31 (Thu) to Nov. 4 (Mon), 2019 and we will announce they are held or not on our website and Facebook Page.

2019.09.18
Lineup for 2019 Saga International Balloon Fiesta Announced
The Participants of 2019 Saga International Balloon Fiesta 40th Anniversary (for 5 days, Oct 31, Thu. - Nov 4, Mon. 2019, at Kase Riverbed, Saga City) have been announced.

2019.08.27
Honda Race Machine Demonstration
In commemoration of Saga International Balloon Fiesta 40th Anniversary, our special sponsor, Honda Motor Co., Ltd will give us a big present! Jenson Button, former F1 World Champ, SUPER GT Champion with TEAM KUNIMITSU, and Takuma Sato, former F1 Driver, IndyCar driver of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing, will come up to Saga International Balloon Fiesta 2019.

2019.02.06
About 2019 Saga International Balloon Fiesta
The Schedule of 2019 Saga International Balloon Fiesta has been determined. It will be the 40th commemorative event and held in 5days, Oct 31 to Nov 4.

2018.11.12
2018 SAGA Balloon Challenge Series are going to start.
Saga Hot Air Balloon Organizing Committee and Saga City hold 2018 SAGA Balloon Challenge Series.