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Directions to the Festival

The QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning takes place every year at
Solberg Airport in Readington, New Jersey

Solberg Airport
39 Thor Solberg Rd
Whitehouse Station, NJ
08889-3114 US

    28 miles from Trenton
    42 miles from New York City
    54 miles from Philadelphia

View a Map of the Readington Area

  The Festival provides two different parking options:

At Solberg Airport
$10.00 On-Site parking
$5.00 Advanced Parking - Available HERE

Parking is a per car, not per person, cost.


ON-SITE PARKING DIRECTIONS

FROM THE NORTH
FROM THE SOUTH

FROM THE EAST
FROM THE WEST

 

Ride the  Free Shuttle Bus from Raritan Valley Community College
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on Saturday & Sunday

 


SORRY, NO RV'S
Recreational Vehicle (RV) Parking is not permitted on the grounds of Solberg Airport at any time. Starting at noon on Saturday and Sunday, patrons driving RV’s can park at Raritan Valley Community College and take the free Shuttle Bus to the festival grounds.  RV's may not be parked at Raritan Valley Community College overnight.  Overnight parking is available at the Whitehouse Station Wal-Mart, located at 3576 Route 22 West. Please note space is limited and the Festival and Wal-Mart can-not be held responsible for vehicles parked at this location. 

We invite you to bring your RV and overnight at one of
the many scenic places in the area. 
Click here for campground options


 

 FROM THE NORTH:

Take Route 287 or the Garden State Parkway to Interstate 78.  Take Interstate 78 West to Exit 26 (County Route 665).  Turn left onto Rattlesnake Bridge Road (Route 665).  Travel Rattlesnake Bridge Road South past Raritan Valley Community College.  Turn left onto County Route 614.  Turn right onto Readington Road/Raritan Valley College Drive (County Route 637).  Cross Route 22.  Travel approximately three (3) miles, and follow signs to Balloon Festival Parking. 

 

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FROM THE SOUTH:

 

Take Route 1, the Garden State Parkway or the New Jersey Turnpike to Route 287.  Take Route 287 North to Route 22.  Travel Route 22 West and follow directions below for traveling "From the East."  

OR

Take Route 295 North past Exit 60 to Route 95.  Travel Route 95 South and exit onto Route 31. Travel Route 31 North and exit onto Route 202.  Take Route 202 North, past Flemington, to Old York Road.  Turn left onto Old York Road.  Travel Old York Road West and follow signs to Balloon Festival Parking.

OR

Take Route 1 North to Route 206.  Take Route 206 North to the Somerville traffic circle.  Take Route 202 South to Old York Road.  Turn right onto Old York Road.  Travel Old York Road West and follow signs to Balloon Festival Parking.

OR  

Take County Route 523 North to East Dreahook Road (County Route 620).  Turn right onto East Dreahook Road and follow signs to Balloon Festival Parking.

 

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 FROM THE EAST:  

Take Route 22 West, past the Somerville area and Bridgewater Commons Mall.  Enter into the Township of Branchburg, and exit at Readington Road/Raritan Valley College Drive.  Turn left onto Readington Road (County Route 637).  Travel Readington Road South, crossing Route 22.  Travel approximately three (3) miles, and follow signs to Balloon Festival Parking.

OR

Take Interstate 78 West to Exit 26 (County Route 665).  Turn left onto Rattlesnake Bridge Road (Route 665).  Travel Rattlesnake Bridge Road South past Raritan Valley Community College.  Turn left onto County Route 614.  Turn right onto Readington Road/Raritan Valley College Drive (County Route 637).  Cross Route 22.  Travel approximately three (3) miles, and follow signs to Balloon Festival Parking.

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FROM THE WEST:  

Take Interstate 78 East to Exit 24 (County Route 523). Turn right onto Route 523 South. Take Route 523 South to Route 22. Turn left onto Route 22. Travel Route 22 East for four (4) miles, and exit at Raritan Valley College Drive/Readington Road. Turn right onto Readington Road (County Route 637). Cross Route 22.  Travel approximately three (3) miles, and follow signs to Balloon Festival Parking.
 

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