2016 will be the 31st annual “Atlantic Balloon Fiesta” – The fiesta is always the first weekend after Labor Day.
It is a weekend of family oriented activities and events. Watch over 30 hot air balloons fly twice daily, early morning and early evening. Stop by the unique Craft Fair. An all-weekend outdoor bandstand showcases top local and Maritime talent. Over 500 vehicles are showcased on the Sunday Antique Car Show and Shine.
Games for kids, a Midway, Teddy Bear Parade, and talent shows round out the weekend festivities.
Don’t miss the Extreme Sprade through Downtown Sussex ( bring your own water squirters )
The Fiesta is rated as one of the Top Ten Festivals in the Atlantic region and has been voted “Community Choice Winner and Most Celebrated Local Festival”.