America's Polo Match!




Texas Hot Air Balloon Lovers! Ring in the New Year with a Hot Air Balloon celebration in Fredericksburg Texas!

This event is capped at 2,000 guests. Please make sure you purchase your passes in advance to guarantee admission! The Victory Cup has joined forces with The Best of Texas Hot Air Balloon Festival to put together an awesome lineup for Dec 29! Kid and pet friendly, bring the entire family and come enjoy The 2019 Victory Cup Fredericksburg Hot Air Balloon Festival & Cowboy Polo Match!

Both VIP and General Admission Passes to the Victory Cup include the Hot Air Balloon portion of the event (weather permitting). Watch social media for updates. Balloon Pilots will be begin setting up 6AM and then around 4PM, on the polo field, for a morning launch and then night time burn, glow and tethered rides.

The day starts early morning (daybreak - weather permitting), Saturday with a morning launch (around 7AM) and evening glows and tethered rides (around 4PM to 9PM). Not just about the balloons, Saturday will also include Live Music, a Wine Tasting Tent, a Battle of the Chefs Tasting Competition, Polo Matches and a kids play area! Limited passes still available.

Polo. Fashion. Food. In its fourteenth year, this event isn’t just a polo match it’s a networking and social destination drawing thousands for each event. With events throughout the United States, The Victory Cup has become known as “America’s Polo Match!” Come on out and enjoy a gorgeous day of green grass, majestic horses, heart pounding polo, dozens of food and alcohol partners, and beautiful hot air balloons!

TICKET POLICY: This event is capped at 2,000 guests. Please purchase passes in advance to guarantee admission. We are a kid friendly and pet friendly event. Pets must be leashed at all times. No outside food or drink is allowed. To guarantee parking, everyone must pay for parking in advance, online. Hot Air Balloons are extremely weather contingent and only one portion of this fun festival. Come prepared to enjoy the entire festival! If Hot Air Balloons Tethered Rides cannot activate due to safety or weather, no refunds will be awarded, instead all Tethered Ride Pass Holders will be automatically upgraded to a private Champagne Dinner (details below)! Come and enjoy a great day of food, drinks, polo, fashion, vendors and balloons!