Up, up and away! Soar to new heights in Hershey, PA! The AACA Museum, Inc. is officially the sweetest place to take your family and friends for a hot air balloon ride as the newest launch spot for The US Hot Air Balloon Team. All flights will launch from The AACA Museum, Inc. and be conducted through the US Hot Air Balloon Team.
You will have an experience of a lifetime as you experience the whole ballooning process from start to finish. Flight time is approximately one hour, but riders as asked to block out 2 ½-3 hours in total time. The experience begins on the ground where you can help the crew assemble the balloon and take plenty of photos before taking off. Once on board and soaring you will be treated to the majestic views of amusement rides, expansive farmland, over Hershey, and Harrisburg. Once the ride comes to an end, you’ll return to your launch point at the AACA Museum, Inc. by van and be treated to a light snack and celebration toast.
Make your adventure complete with a cruise through time from the 1890’s to the 1980’s with cars, buses, trucks, motorcycles, and other memorabilia right here at the AACA Museum, Inc. Our interactive exhibits for kids and changing featured exhibits makes this a great destination for all ages and interests. AACA Museum admission is included for those riding in the hot air balloon and able to be purchased onsite for their guests.
Hot Air Balloon rides are also perfect for social events such as weddings, corporate events, and team building. Multiple balloons can be launched at the same time or in succession to allow for larger groups of up to 50 guests to enjoy this experience together. The balloon is also a magnificent background for all types of photographs.
The US Hot Air Balloon Team has a team of extremely qualified pilots who fly from Lancaster, Chester County, Bucks County, Gettysburg and now Hershey! The US Hot Air Balloon Company has been around for 30 years, with the goal of providing a world-class leisure activity, safely and consistently, flying tens of thousands of friends, family members and travelers from every corner of the world. All pilots are FAA Commercially approved, drug tested and have more than 10,000 hours of combined experience. The Team is dedicated to their profession and setting the standard for safety and passenger service.
Rides will be available for purchase sunrise and sunset daily, weather permitting. Balloons are not able to launch in the rain or in windy conditions. Costs of flights depend on whether you are taking a Shared Adventure or a Private Balloon Ride.
If you are interested in flying or would like more information, check out our website www.AACAMuseum.org/hot-air-balloon-experience/. To book your flight and learn more about the US Hot Air Balloon Team, visit the US Hot Air Balloon Website www.USHotAirBalloon.com/hot-air-balloon-rides-hershey/.