Where We Meet

Our hot air balloon passengers meet us outside one of two Bob Evan’s Restaurants located in the Tampa area about an hour before sunrise. From there, we take you to one of over ten different launch fields available to us in the northern Hillsborough and southern Pasco County areas. The exact location of the launch is determined by the wind conditions on the morning of the flight and at the discretion of the pilot.


Our hot air balloon ground crew stays in radio contact with the balloon pilot and is normally in the landing field before the balloon lands. Very seldom is this the same field that the balloon was launched from since we travel with the wind.


After a traditional champagne toast with our pilot and ground crew, we return our passengers to Bob Evan’s Restaurant for a complimentary sit-down breakfast.

Meeting and Flying Area Map