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Slovenian Open National Hot Air Balloon Championship - Murska Sobota 2019


Next year, from 19 to 26 September, Slovenia will host the World Hot Air Balloon Championship which is to take place at Račičan Castle and Murska Sobota Airport. This same locations will be used for the pre-championship and Slovenian Open National Hot Air Balloon Championship that are scheduled for this year, from 27 August to 1 September 2019.

The preparations for the event are already in full swing. We will see competing 40 balloon teams from 17 countries.

We will keep you updated with new developments and interesting news via our Facebook and Instagram profiles @hotairballoons2020. We invite you to use #hab2020 with your posts and photos. Follow us and stay tuned for more news about this great Slovenian ballooning event!

The largest balloon spectacle in Slovenia