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Press Contact

Thank you for your interest in the New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning!

2023 Press Credentials

Media credentials for the 2023 New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning will be issued only to those members of the media covering the Festival on specific assignment. To obtain media credentials for the Festival, you must complete the application below.

Credential requests made prior to June 30, 2023, will be mailed. For requests received July 1 or later, credentials must be picked up at the Festival's Will Call booth at the main entrance.

Credentials are issued at the Festival’s sole discretion.


Due to the abundance of websites and blogs, the following criteria has been established for online media for consideration of receiving credentials:

Please note all balloon inflations and ascensions are wind and weather permitting.

For questions, members of the media should contact Russ Mensch at 201-797-2448 or via email at russ@menschpr.com.