Labor Day Weekend at Callaway Gardens

2020 Festival Dates

Friday, September 4, 2020 – Sunday, September 6, 2020

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Light up your Labor Day at Callaway! The magic begins each night with the extraordinary Hot Air Balloon Glow, where balloons illuminate Robin Lake Beach, and then Fireworks take over the sky!*

Stay and play all day! Bring your swimsuits and plan ahead for fun in the sun at Robin Lake Beach.  Ticket holders also enjoy full access to Callaway Gardens, our 2,500 acre woodland garden property, and all it’s famous attractions. Watch butterflies take flight at the Cecil B. Day Butterfly Center or witness our resident raptors take to the air as they soar in one of our daily Birds of Prey shows.

Delicious food and drink specials, retail sales, beautiful accommodations, wonderful resort amenities, and simply spectacular scenery make this one memorable welcome to September.

CHECK OUT OUR RECOMMENDED DAY-GUEST ITINERARY

CHECK OUT OUR RECOMMENDED OVERNIGHT GUEST ITINERARIES

^IMPORTANT NOTE:  Please note that all day & night events and activities are subject to change without notice or in case of wind or inclement weather.  Balloons are very dependent on wind/weather. Special Events Admission rates apply for Day Guests on Saturday and Sunday.  Admission included for overnight Resort Guests. No Rainchecks or Refunds on Ticket Purchase. Please note this 2020 season: We will have no tethered rides this year due to Covid-19.

Labor Day WEEKEND TIMELINE

SATURDAY & SUNDAY

  • Balloon Walkabout | 12 pm to 2 pm | Circus Tent – Venture inside a Hot Air Balloon. $1 per person. CASH ONLY.
  • Basket Display | 12 pm to 2 pm | Discovery Center – Explore a Hot Air Balloon basket inside the Discovery Center. Balloon will not be inflated.
  • Photo Ops | 3 pm to 4 pm | Circus Tent – Take the perfect photo with an inflated Hot Air Balloon. Balloon inflation is weather and wind dependent.

FRIDAY, SATURDAY, & SUNDAY

  • Balloon Glow | Approx. 8:30 pm | Robin Lake Beach – Balloon Glow is weather and wind dependent.
  • Fireworks will follow the Balloon Glow Nightly – Fireworks are weather and wind dependent.

Frequently Asked Questions

CALLAWAY COMMITMENT | COVID POLICY 

No Rainchecks or Refunds on Ticket Purchase.  Events and Activities are subject to change without notice.

Interested in a Media Partnership or PR opportunities for this event? Please contact pr@callawaygardens.com to learn more. 

 


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