You can start your Halloween festivities early this fall by going to a spooktacular event. Right now you can get an admission ticket for the SRF Spooktacular Balloon Festival for cheap with this Groupon deal in Arizona. This year there will be over 20 hot air balloons on display.
This hot air balloon festival is open on Oct. 25-26 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and they will be passing out over 4,000 pounds of candy! Tickets are usually $15 but with this deal, you can score a ticket for only $10. There will be live music, tethered balloon rides, fireworks, food and more.
The festival will be held in the Salt River Fields at the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, AZ. There will even be costume contests held throughout the night, so you can go here wearing your favorite costume. You might win a prize! Parking at the event is free but limited.
If you're afraid of heights but want to experience what it's like to be in a hot air balloon you can with a tethered balloon ride. It's $25 per person and you can buy your tickets at the festival.
All of the hot air balloons will be tethered at the event, so plan on not being able to experience a real hot air balloon ride. You can't bring your pets unless they are a service animal.
At 9:00 p.m. you and your friends can sit back, relax and enjoy the fireworks display. From the illuminated balloons and fireworks, the sky will be a plethora of colors.
If you participate in the costume contest you can expect a visa gift card, trophy and a pair of Dolphin Land Experience tickets if you win. All you need now is your BFF to start making some killer costumes for the festival.
Price: $10 (40% off with this Groupon deal, originally $15)
Location: 7555 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Why you should go: This Halloween festival will have huge hot air balloons and fireworks for a beautiful night sky display. You can also dress up in your favorite costume.