A unique EVENT in the Swiss ALPS

See you from 21st to 29th January 2023.

As the capital of hot air ballooning, Château-d’Œx has been welcoming balloons from around the world for over 40 years now. The colourful festival takes place over 9 days and includes night shows, balloon flights, sporting competitions and a children's day.

Latest news

With less than 150 days to go before the opening of the festival, the organising committee and the Pays-d'Enhaut Region are working hard to offer you an experience that is worthy of this not-to-be-missed event.

The programme for the 43rd edition is currently being created! :)

26.08.2022
Festival International de Ballons à Château-d'Œx
programme

programme

Each day is a new adventure ! Covering the opening weekend, children's entertainment activities and air shows, view the programme for the 9 days of the festival.
balloon flights

balloon flights

Would you like to take a balloon flight during the festival ? Passenger flights are organized each day enabling you to enjoy this unique experience !
 
night glow

night glow

Take a seat for the festival’s iconic show ! Involving balloons, paragliders and a firework display, the night show will live forever in your memory.
 

View OUR BROCHURE

Our brochure provides information about the festival’s programme, the activities taking place and the balloons that will be attending !

It also includes articles taking you behind the scenes of our organization.

 

Our brochure for the 43rd edition of the festival is soon available!

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