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9 Things To Do At Montreal’s 2016 International Hot Air Balloon Festival

Music, drinks, shows, rides and much, much more!
9 Things To Do At Montreal’s 2016 International Hot Air Balloon Festival

Get ready Montreal, because the most spectacular aerial show you've ever seen is nearly upon us.

The International de Montgolfières de Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu is back again this year from August 13-21 and if you thought Balloons were the only thing happening, think again.

It's nine days of music, games, drinks, shows and activities.

Here are 9 things to do at the Balloon Fest this year.

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The Shows

There are over 60 different concerts and shows taking place check out the full list below.

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The Ride Zone

Ferris Wheel, Extreme, Himalaya, the Zipper, Pharaoh's Fury, Scrambler, Formula, Orbiter, Vertigo and Zero Gravity and Carrousels.

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Immersive Northern Lights Show

360 degree immersive shows as well as augmented and virtual reality.

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Food Trucks

Le Smoking BBQ , Le Gourmet Acadien, Le Coureur des bois , Le point sans G, Le resto Belgo, L’érable au fil du temps, Restaurant Europea,Les aliments Pyza and Queen B.

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Balloon Planet

The world's largest inflatable balloon park ever built.

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The Zorb Bubble Zone

Musical Bubbles, The Ring of Zorbs, Mini Bubbles for toddlers and the Bubble Challenge.

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SAQ Bistro

It's a restaurant, a bar and also a terrasse all rolled into one.

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The Budweiser Terrasse

No Balloon fest would be complete without it.

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Entertainment Zone

Featuring a Photo Booth, Badge Workshop and even a Balloon Booth.

Click here for more info.

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