Lubao International Hot Air Balloon Festival

Lubao, Pampanga

Lubao International Hot Air Balloon Festival is the biggest annual hot air balloon festival in Southeast Asia Held on April 14th to 17th, at Pradera Verde, Lubao, Pampanga spearheaded by Pilipinas International Balloon Festival Inc. (PIBF) together with Arts, Culture and Tourism Office (ACTO) and Provincial Government of Pampanga.

Lubao International Hot Air Balloon Festival News

  • Scenes From The Lubao International Balloon And Music Festival 2018

    Scenes From The Lubao International Balloon And Music Festival 2018

    Hot air balloons from France, Belgium, Australia, Brazil, Spain, Japan, Thailand, and more are scheduled to fly this weekend for the Lubao International Balloon and Music Festival 2018 (LIBF), the highly-anticipated annual event at Lubao, Pampanga.

    Aside from the giant balloons, the event has evolved into a grand festival with car shows, rides, Zoocobia, inflatables, Kite Flying, food festival, bazaar, and musical performances by some of the country's top artists.

    Rain shower dampened the activities on the first day and the LIBF management was only able to inflate around three balloons, ...

  • 2018 Lubao International Balloon And Music Festival Guide

    2018 Lubao International Balloon And Music Festival Guide

    The municipality of Lubao, Pampanga is home to the annual Lubao International Balloon and Music Festival event. Now on its 5th year, #LubaoIBMF2018 is set to continue on with its trademark summer experience that?s perfect for family and friends.

  • Sequim Balloon To Fly In The Philippines

    Sequim Balloon To Fly In The Philippines

    Sequims nonprofit hot air balloon, Dream Catcher, returns to Lubao International Balloon and Music Festival March 23-25 in the Philippines.

    Captain-Crystal Stout will pilot one of the two balloons from the U.S. and fly as the only female pilot at the festival featuring 36 pilots from 18 countries.

    Stout said she was one of three women pilots last year and that in the Philippines people travel from as far away as three hours to experience the hot air balloons.

    "I want to give more people the chance to fly that never would have it," she said.

    "In the U.S. we have more of an opportuni ...

  • Hot-air Balloons Back In Pampanga For 5th LIBMF 2018

    Hot-air balloons of all shapes and sizes will once again dot the skies over this fast-developing town, as the Lubao International Balloon and Music Festival (LIBMF) 2018 at the Pradera Verde here gets set for another weekend of fun and music from March 23 to 25.

    At least 31 hot-air balloons, from 19 countries including 10 special shape balloons, will fly in the event that will also feature musical extravaganzas by popular bands and talents, among them singer, actress and record producer Sarah Geronimo and rock-band vocalist Bamboo Manalac.

    During a news conference at the Pradera Verde in ...

  • The LubaoIBMF Is Going Five And Up This March

    The LubaoIBMF Is Going Five And Up This March

    The International Balloon and Music Festival 2017, which was held last April 6 to 9, showered the skies of Lubao, Pampanga with more than 30 colorful hot air balloon flights from local and international participants. There were plenty of activities that were suited for all ages such as skydiving and paragliding, fireworks displays, and magic shows that filled four wonderful days.

    Its as clear as a sunny sky that LubaoIBMF2017 created an amazing time for everyone, especially as it was capped off with a concert that kept everyone excited, featuring international artists like Alex Aiono, Red F ...

  • 80,000 Spectators Recorded In Lubao Balloon Fest 2017

    80,000 Spectators Recorded In Lubao Balloon Fest 2017

    The annual Lubao International Balloon and Music Festival (LIBMF), which was held from April 6 to 9 at the Pradera Verde in Prado Siongco village here, have attracted more spectators this year.

    Event organizers said 80,000 people joined the LIBMF, which is recognized as the "biggest hot air ballooning event in Southeast Asia.

    " The biggest crowd drawer was on Saturday, April 8, when close to 25,000 individuals watched the morning flight of some 37 hot air balloons.

    Weather during the four-day festival was favorable for balloon flights and open-air concerts, which visitors enjoyed thro ...