July 26-28 2019

Solberg Airport - Readington, NJ 973-882-5464

Countdown to Festival Fun

 

Until the 2018
 Quick Chek New Jersey
Festival of Ballooning!

 

 

Medieval Times

Pilot Info

 Balloon Pilot Information
 

Any Corporate or Special Shape Pilot interested in attending our festival should please contact Brent Swanson at bswanson@balloonfestival.com or (973) 882-5464.

 

We are getting ready for another great year at the 
QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning!

 

Applications were made available in early January for pilots that would like to join us for the
36th edition of our festival, July 27-29, 2018 at Solberg Airport in Readington, NJ! If you would like to register and do not have the 2018 Pilot Application link, please email Brent Swanson at bswanson@balloonfestival.com
 

Pilots are provided with the following:

  • Friday morning media flight + 5 scheduled ascensions (Friday PM - Sunday PM)
  • Paid passenger rides
  • Up to $15,000 in prize money/gifts
  • Propane for all flights
  • Pilot hotel room for pilots traveling over 30 miles
  • Pilot Gift Pack
  • Pre-launch meals for pilots & crew
  • Friday evening Pilot Party following launch

 

 

The QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning has 100+ balloons.

 

Find out more about being a part of our volunteer balloon crew at our festival: