Soon the intense desert heat will be gone and Arizona residents will enjoy all the festivities that Fall brings the valley. It is a good time plan ahead for the Salt River Fields Balloon Spooktacular. Tickets are now on sale for the October Halloween-themed hot air balloon event in Scottsdale.
The Salt River Fields Balloon Spooktacular will take place at Salt River Fields on Oct. 25 and 26. and is scheduled to run from 5-9:30 p.m. each night.
More than 20 hot air balloons from across the country will be featured. Each balloon will be set up to provide trick-or-treat goodies with more than 4,000 pounds of candy being distributed to children who attend.
In addition, the Balloon Spooktacular will feature a costume contest, more than 40 attractions and games and a fireworks show at 9 p.m. both evenings.
General admission tickets are available for $12.
Children ages 3-12 admission tickets are $10.
Ages 2 and under are free.
Click here to purchase tickets http://azspooktacular.com/
Families can also enjoy a tethered hot air balloon ride. Costs for adults is $25 and $15 for children 10 and under.