History of Hot Air Ballooning

Have you ever looked up in the sky and seen a hot air balloon pass you by? Did this magnificent sight spark a question? How did these big colorful balloons end up soaring the skies? If you’ve ever searched balloon rides near me, perhaps that question has come to mind....

5 Reasons You Need to Ride a Hot Air Balloon NOW

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last century, you know that riding a hot air balloon is a thing. And it’s especially a thing in Napa. From lift off to landing, hot air balloon rides are a truly special experience. So before you look up “balloon rides...

Beat the Heat: Hikes, Dives, & Hot Air Balloon Rides

Nothing beats summer. It’s just a fact. At Balloons Above the Valley we love this time of year. The Valley picks up a golden tan and the weather is ideal for a cool morning hot air balloon Napa ride. As the heat increases throughout the day, check out these fun things...

The Sonoma Hot Air Balloon Classic is Back!

Windsor’s Keiser Park will be hosting the Sonoma Hot Air Balloon Classic on June 9-10. This celebration features over 20 balloons – all shapes and sizes! We’re excited to check out the Napa Valley balloons that will be there as well as some funky display balloons from...

Celebrate Father’s Day in Napa Valley

Father’s Day: a celebration of the old man – dad. This year, the holiday falls on Sunday, June 17 to honor fatherhood and paternal bonds. For those who celebrate the holiday, treat dad to a special weekend. Napa Valley offers a lot of activities to spend time...

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo in Napa

Balloons Above the Valley, your leading Napa hot air balloon company, is excited to celebrate Cinco de Mayo 2018 here in Napa. This holiday is a special one as we celebrate with the culture of over 28% of Napa residents. We believe the American way is to honor each...