Fall Walla Walla Balloon Glow


Are you a fan of mesmerizing views and colorful hot air balloons? Then this is the event you’ve been waiting for! Seattle Ballooning, in collaboration with Yellowhawk Winery, is thrilled to announce an unforgettable evening of hot air balloons glowing.

The best part? All proceeds from ticket sales will be generously donated to The Star Project, a remarkable local non-profit organization.


📅 Mark Your Calendars And Grab Your Picnic Baskets!

On Thursday, September 28 2023, join us at the scenic Yellowhawk Winery. Gates will open at 5:15pm, giving you ample time to set up your picnic. As the sun sets around 6:30pm, prepare to be enchanted by the radiant glow of two hot air balloons lighting up the evening sky.

But wait, there’s more!

With just one pass, you can bring a car or truckload of your loved ones. Passes are limited and selling out quickly, so don’t hesitate. Grab your pass for only $10 at here. As well all know, ballooning is weather dependent. If we have to cancel for rain or high winds, passes are non refundable as all proceeds are being donated to the Star Project. Good news is it’s only $10 and goes to a really good cause!


A Little Bit About The Hosts Of This Awesome Event!

We have a wonderful community in Walla Walla and we are so excited to put on this fantastic event for the community!

Seattle Ballooning: Elevate Your Walla Walla Experience

Dreaming of flying in a hot air balloon over vineyards? Seattle Ballooning stands as the only commercial hot air balloon company in Walla Walla, offering daily rides during the Spring and Fall. Whether celebrating a birthday, an anniversary, or simply wanting a unique adventure with friends and family, it’s the perfect opportunity to cross ballooning off your bucket list. Our hot air balloons can accommodate 8 or 10 guests. Opt to share a basket with other enthusiastic travelers, or reserve an entire balloon for your group of friends, coworkers, or family. For those seeking a more intimate journey, we offer a private basket designed exclusively for two, ensuring a memorable romantic experience.

With Seattle Ballooning, every ascent is more than just a ride; it’s a celebration of life’s remarkable moments. Inviting all to embark on an unforgettable journey, they present a chance to witness Walla Walla from a vantage point like no other.

Want to book a flight?  Book it here

Yellowhawk Resort: Walla Walla’s Jewel on the Hill

Perched atop an 84-acre hillside, Yellowhawk Resort is Walla Walla’s unparalleled luxury destination. This expansive retreat boasts the region’s only sparkling winery, complemented by a tasting room, farm-to-table dining, and lavish amenities including a swimming pool and scenic cabanas. Originally the grand Estate House at Basel Cellars, the property underwent a transformation under the vision of Pacific Northwest hospitality magnates. Today, Yellowhawk Resort stands as a testament to the art of fine living, backed by an enchanting history and a sparkling future under the guidance of acclaimed winemaker George-Anne Robertson. (Photo below taking from a hot air balloon! See the shadow?)

The STAR Project: Lighting The Path To Re-Entry And Recovery

Pioneering re-entry services in the State of Washington, The STAR Project has carved a niche for itself with its holistic “wrap-around” approach. Recognizing the challenges faced by justice-involved individuals and their families, STAR tirelessly works to bridge the gap between incarceration and community reintegration. Their dedicated team provides an array of services, from intensive case management and housing support to employment counseling. But the STAR experience goes beyond just addressing basic needs. They foster community spirit through Clean & Sober events, helping individuals rebuild connections and savor joyful moments, be it a simple family bowling night or an exhilarating baseball game.

Join Us!

Gather your friends and family and come join us for a splendid evening at Yellowhawk Winery. Remember, while the balloon glow is contingent on the weather, every penny from ticket sales goes towards a noble cause, ensuring your contribution will shine bright, rain or shine. And for everyone’s safety, please ensure your vehicles are parked within the designated areas. Let’s make this a night to remember!


Hot Air Balloon Pilot Eliav C.
About the Author

Chief pilot of Seattle Ballooning. I get the opportunity to provide luxury hot air balloon rides just South of Seattle in front of Mt. Rainier. When you do what you love, it’s not considered work.

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