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SOLD OUT - Hot Air Balloon Glow at Lyman Orchards

June 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm


**The Hot Air Balloon Glow has officially reached maximum attendance capacity. A parking pass is required for entry to the property, parking passes are SOLD OUT. Please do not Uber or get dropped off at the event. For the safety of all patrons, parking on state roads or side streets and walking to the event is not allowed. State Troopers will strictly enforce the No Parking areas, including Route 157 and Route 147. (updated 5/13)**

Gather the whole family on June 1st for an unforgettable evening, the Hot Air Balloon Glow at Lyman Orchards Golf Club!  Bring your blankets and chairs and enjoy dinner, drinks, live music, and the vibrant colors of hot air balloons at dusk.  A unique experience to cross off your bucket list! 

Jason Ingriselli & The Miles North will be playing live music at various times throughout the event. The band is sponsored by Renewal By Anderson.


Saturday, June 1st, 7pm-10:30pm (Rain date - Sunday, June 2nd)

Location: Lyman Orchards Golf Club Driving Range - 70 Lyman Road, Middlefield, CT

6:00pm - Gates open for parking

7:00pm - 10:30pm - Food options include the 1741 Pub & Grill, Apple Barrel Deli & Bakery Concessions, Hot Taco Food Truck, Mason Jar Exchange Food Truck, Blue Chip Creamery & Jeff's Kettlecorn.

Multiple beverage stations will be set up, serving beer, wine and mixed drinks, including Lyman's Hard Apple Cider!

7:00pm - 8:00pm - Jason Ingriselli & The Miles North ~ Enjoy live music from an amazing up-and-coming country band!

8:00pm - 9:00pm Hot Air Balloon Glow at Dusk (For viewing only - no flights)

9:00pm - 10:00pm - Jason Ingriselli & The Miles North

10:00pm - Fireworks Show, Presented by Liberty Bank

Free admission, just pay to park!

Parking price: $10 per carload, must prepayNo parking passes available at the gate.  

Parking: All cars must prepay for parking before arriving onsite. Parking is first come, first serve.                     

Parking entrances: 32 Reeds Gap Road, Lyman Road & Route 157 entrance, and South Street Extension & Route 147 entrance.  The entrance to Lyman Road/Route 147 will be closed for the safety of attendees.

Parking is limited, load up the cars and trucks with friends and family.   Once parking sells out, the event will reach maximum capacity.  No parking along Route 157 and Route 147/Miller Road. 

This will be strictly enforced by State Troopers.

Please have the QR code or a printout of your parking pass readily available upon entry.

**Hot Air Balloons will inflate and illuminate during the event but will not take off, they are tethered to the ground by the balloonist and their crew throughout the event.  The fire from the propane creates a beautiful glow at night!  

Hot Air Balloon Rides Are Not Available During the Glow. The Hot Air Balloons are for viewing only (NO RIDES).**

Outside food is not permitted.  There will be plenty of options at the event, Apple Barrel BBQ, 1741 Pub & Grill (no reservations, first come, first serve – 90 minute table times), Food Trucks & Concessions

NO REFUNDS (unless the event cancels entirely)

This event is sponsored by Liberty Bank & GasWorks Propane in Wallingford.

This event is highly weather dependent.  Rain, thunderstorms or windy conditions, cancels the event.

Questions: bcritchley@lymanorchards.com



June 1
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Lyman Orchards Golf Club
70 Lyman Road
Middlefield, CT 06455 United States
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