Event Rules

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

  • Smoking is not permitted on the launch field due to use of propane. 
  • Dogs and other pets are welcome but discouraged.  They are often frightened by the balloon burners. If you do bring a pet, they must be leashed and bagged after.
  • Lawn chairs, wagons, and small picnic items are allowed.  Please keep your setup at the edges of the field.
  • Tailgating tents or 'pop tents' must be kept along the tree-line. Small umbrellas and shading devices are acceptable away from the balloon launch zones.
  • No unauthorized 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.
  • 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.