May 26, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – May 29, 2017 @ 12:00 pm America/New York Timezone

Welcome to the home of the 2017 WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest presented by Lane & Associates Family Dentistry. The volunteer organizers of Project Uplift USA hope you’ll enjoy this year’s event as we honor, remember and celebrate together this coming Memorial Day weekend – May 26-29, 2017. You’re invited to make plans to explore our Host Community – the Town of Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina – throughout the festival weekend!

There’s a lot to see and do throughout the weekend. Check out the latest update on our Schedule Page. And check back frequently because we update it regularly.  And, be sure to set aside some time to explore the businesses and points of interest in our Host CommunityFuquay-Varina has double the fun with two beautiful downtowns, a colorful history, pedestrian-friendly streets, an excellent quality of life and a strong business community. Fuquay-Varina’s modern amenities mixed with vintage charm make it a special community to visit.