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January 10, 2019
Fred G. Monster, a unique special shape balloon, will participate in the 2019 Hudson Hot Air Affair on behalf of Family Fresh Markets of Hudson, New Richmond, and River Falls. Submitted photo
Countdown to the 2019 Hot Air Affair
January 10, 2019 - 8:00pm
September 17, 2018
Pirates Fly’n the Croix-ribbean will be the theme of the 2019 Hudson Hot Air Affair winter festival and hot air balloon rally. The 30th annual event, sponsored again by WESTconsin Credit Union, will be Feb. 1-3 and organizers are bringing a special shaped balloon to Hudson to celebrate the landmark anniversary and pirate theme. Pet Leg Pete the Pirate Parrot will highlight a weekend of balloon launches, a moon glow, a torchlight parade and winter activities throughout the Hudson community. Submitted photo
Talk like a pirate with Hot Air Affair
September 17, 2018 - 7:00am
January 25, 2018
Hudson Hot Air Affair has 40 hot air balloons scheduled to attend the 2018 “Touchdown Hudson XXIX” event Jan. 26-28. The commercial balloons attending this year will include: US Bank balloon piloted by Scott McClinton, RE/MAX Maximum Exposure piloted by Ken Walter, RE/MAX Results piloted by Mike Sommer and Blaser SwissLube piloted by Rick Piendel. Photo courtesy of the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Hudson's Hot Air Affair: Let the fun begin
January 25, 2018 - 6:00am
February 4, 2017
Photo by Michael Brunplay button
WATCH: Preparing a hot air balloon for takeoff
February 4, 2017 - 6:00am
February 3, 2017
The bright morning sun casts a silhouette onto an inflating hot air balloon Friday Feb. 3, 2017, at E.P. Rock Elementary School in Hudson, Wis. (photo by Michael Brun)play button
'Real kind of fun': Hudson Hot Air Affair is this weekend
February 3, 2017 - 11:38am
February 1, 2016
The Family Fresh balloon will inflate during the Hot Air Affair weekend and display its three dimensional designs featuring state of the art inkjet printing. (Submitted photos)
RE/MAX and Family Fresh balloons at Hot Air Affair
February 1, 2016 - 11:52am
January 26, 2016
 

Hot Air Affair volunteers and YMCA Camp St. Croix staff surround the Aamodt’s Hot Air Balloon Rides basket at the annual pre-event Saturday night at the YMCA Camp St. Croix.  Among the group were, front from left, Hot Air Affair volunteers Sharon Young, Ray Peterson, Richard Young and Lori Rayome; back, YMCA Camp St. Croix employees Emily Hazelton, Bethany Helen and Jenny Stice and Hot Air Affair volunteers Jim Wohlwend and Ruth Peterson.
Hot Air Affair kicks off with candlelight ski and hike
January 26, 2016 - 8:01am
January 17, 2013
Submitted photo.
Hot Air Affair Feb. 1-3
January 17, 2013 - 7:51am
January 27, 2010
Octagon House open Saturday for Hot Air Affair tours
January 27, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 18, 2010
Turningpoint will benefit from concert at Hot Air Affair
January 18, 2010 - 12:03pm
January 22, 2009
The M&I Bank commercial aerostat returns as the corporate sponsor balloon at the 20th annual Hudson Hot Air Affair Feb. 6-8. Photo submitted
Hot Air Affair lifts off Feb. 6-8
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
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