SAGA Balloon Challenge Series
2017 SAGA Balloon Challenge Series is going to be held with 4 competitions in the form of the grand prix participated by teams around Saga areas. Trial session of the riding on a captive balloon and Balloon Morning Fair are also held in the main launch, Kase River Disaster Prevention Station.
1st Competition NTT West Cup - 7:00 AM, Sun. Nov. 19, 2017
2nd Competition JR Kyushu Cup - 7:00 AM, Sun. Dec. 10, 2017
3rd Competition Saga Shinbun Cup - 7:00 AM, Sun. Jan. 14, 2018
4th Competition Saga Cup - 7:00 AM, Sun. Jan. 28, 2018
（If they are postponed ; 1st and 2nd - Dec. 17, 3rd and 4th- Feb. 4）
Kase Riverbed, Saga City（Kase River Disaster Prevention Station.）
Park and Ride
- There is the free parking just beside the riverbed of the main launch.
- If you use a train, please get off at Nabeshima Station, Nagasaki Line. And then it will take 30 min to walk to the launch. JR Balloon Saga Station is unavailable.
Trial session of the riding on a captive balloon
- 500 yen for one person.
- The first 200 arrivals only.
There are cases in which cancellations are made due to rain and strong wind.
Saga Hot Air Balloon Organizing Committee