PLEASE NOTE: Hororata Night Glow has been postponed and will now run on Sunday 29 April. All details remain the same regarding times and agenda. Your pre-purchased tickets will be transferred to Sunday.
Experience hot air balloons firing up the night sky!
Pre-purchase your tickets and go into the draw to win a balloon flight for four people with Ballooning Canterbury.*
Balloonists from all over New Zealand are travelling to this event, the only one of its kind in the South Island, providing a unique opportunity to experience hot air balloons lighting up the night sky, glowing in unison to music.
Surrounding the Night Glow will be an autumn festival including music from Holly Kimber, Volts and The Easy Hearts, the Sensational Selwyn Food and Wine trail, children’s entertainment and an amazing array of street food, this unique autumn festival will entertain the whole family.
Follow our Facebook page to stay up-to-date will all the news as more exciting announcements are to come for this event. https://www.facebook.com/hororatanightglow/
Early Bird 1/3/18 - 27/4/18: $16.50 per person, 16 years and under free, includes all booking fees
Pre-Sale from 27/4/18: $20 per person, 16 years and under free, includes all booking fees
Gate Sales: $20 per person, cash only at the gate. 16 years and under free.
We will have two bus services for the Hororata Night Glow. # 1 departing Rolleston Rec Centre 2.30pm on event day cost $16.00 per person. # 2 departing Burnside Park 2.30pm on event day cost $20.00. Both buses will depart Hororata approximately 8.30pm. You must pre-purchase tickets for the bus through Eventfinda. You need to purchase a ticket to the event to access the bus tickets.
Plenty of free on-site parking, with an expert crew of volunteers to make getting in and out of the event smooth.
Self-contained campervans are welcome - details can be found at https://www.mhftowns.com/events/hororata-night-glow/
Please note the car park will open at 2.30pm and close to incoming traffic at 6:30pm.
This event has a capacity and if reached we may close gate sales.
This is not a dog friendly event, the balloons may scare your dog, leave your pooches at home.
Location: Hororata Domain. Only 40 minutes from Christchurch airport, 30 minutes from Rolleston, 45 minutes from Ashburton or Rangiora.
This event is brought to you by the Hororata Community Trust, the same community which brings you the Hororata Highland Games. All profits from this event will benefit our community.
Postponement date: Sunday 29th April. Please note balloons are subject to weather. If the event is postponed to Sunday the 29th April the festival will run regardless of weather. No refunds will be given if the balloons are unable to perform.
*Terms and conditions apply, click here for details http://www.hororata.org.nz/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Promo-Terms-and-Conditions.pdf