Media Room

Thank you for your interest in The Great Reno Balloon Race!

The Great Reno Balloon Race is the world’s largest free hot-air ballooning event. The event has floated into the hearts and minds of Reno’s visitors and locals for the past 41 years. With nearly 100 hot-air balloons and 150,000+ in attendance each year, the event is a permanent fixture in Reno’s September skyline.


High-resolution images of The Great Reno Balloon Race are available upon request.

Press Visits

Customized press visits are available for journalists on assignment. If interested in attending Preview Day (Thursday, Sept. 7, 2023) or visiting during the event, please email GRBR media representative.

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