Thousands of people are expected to head to Northamptonshire this weekend for the 26th annual Balloon Festival. It's the 2nd largest event of its kind in the UK and attracts about 250 balloonists from across the country.
Key facts about this year's Balloon Festival:
- 26th year of the event
- More than 40 balloons
- 250 balloonists from across the country
- UK's 2nd largest balloon event
- Maximum speed of 15mph
- Up to 4,000 ft
Festival organisers will be hoping for low winds and stable conditions, with no rain. You can keep up to date with the latest flight information here.