Event Rules

Patrons of the Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic are asked to be mindful of others and to obey the following rules and guidelines:

  • There is no smoking on the launch field. 
  • Dogs and pets are welcome but discouraged; they can be spooked by the balloon burners. If you do bring a pet, they must be leashed and bagged after.
  • Lawn chairs, camp chairs and small picnic items are allowed; please keep your setup at the edges of the field.
  • No tailgating tents, 'pop tents', or full size tents are allowed on the field. Small umbrellas and shading devices are acceptable.
  • No unautorized vehicles are allowed on the field INCLUDING golf-carts that are not used by jubilee officals.
  • You must move your items if requested by a Pilot or Alabama Jubilee Staff or Committee members for balloon safety and setup.
  • Be mindful of balloons and chase vehicles while on the field. Walk at the edges if possible.
  • Patrons are required to comply with all Balloon Pilot and Alabama Jubilee event staff requests in regards to balloon operations and safety.
  • Keep clear and do not walk over any tether lines or tie-offs. 
  • Please do not touch or walk over the balloons while on the field.
  • Tethered rides require a signed waiver of lability. Children 19 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • You are allowed to bring food and beverages into the park; however please dispose of all trash in a trash can.
  • The Alabama Jubilee is a 'No Drone Zone' you may NOT operate a drone during the Alabama Jubileee's FAA-autorized waiver times; even if you are a licensed drone pilot.