Hot air balloons are honestly LIT AF and they make for some great pictures especially on a gorgeous summer day under a sunset. You may think that hot air balloons are only found in the US, but Quebec actually hosts a MASSIVE hot air balloon festival EVERY summer!\nREAD ALSO: Montreal Is Hosting Quebec's Biggest "Tattoo Festival” Ever\nTrust me, this is 514% a road trip you want to take this summer 2017 with your friends! It's legit 2 hours away from Montreal and located in the Gatineau region of Quebec. It's called the Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival and it's and event you do not want to miss!\nvia @lazmelesc\nOh, and these aren't your ordinary balloons... they are high-quality, safe, and they come in a variety of colors, designs, and themes! Plus, this year the festival is going to be larger than life considering that it is the 30th edition!\nvia @vishvv2\nI actually attended the festival last year with my BFF and I honestly had an AMAZING time! The drive was very quick and there aren't just hot air balloons... They have an amusement park, food stands, live music, games, and even a graffiti contest!\nVia Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival\nThis year, the Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival will be held from August 31 to September 4, 2017 and prices range from $60 - $100. The program will include more than 300 shows, flights and multicolored and special shape hot air balloons lit up for night flights, a Strength Athletes Championship, an amusement park, an impressive fireworks display, a classic car exhibit, buskers, a craft market, a big top with 1001 hidden treasures, etc.\nvia @valeriechzt\nFor More Info.