​For more than 25 years, Balloon Masters Inc. has offered hot air balloon rides to customers in the greater Columbus and Central Ohio area. Their well-maintained balloons are certified and registered with the FAA, and flown by pilots with more than 28 years of experience. Balloon rides can add an extra pop to your next event, or make a great and unique experience for birthdays, anniversaries or any other special occasion. Balloon Masters Inc. customers have even proposed while in flight, truly lifting that special moment into the clouds. Rides can be scheduled year round, weather permitting, and generally last 45 minutes to an hour. The best times to fly are two hours before sunrise and two hours after sunset, providing vibrant and serene views of the sky. Appointments are sometimes available for next-day flying, but times should be scheduled one to two weeks in advance. Balloon Masters also offers opportunities for corporate advertising. These range from rooftop inflatables to balloon banners and graphics, and are a great way to lift your company’s name and message to the next level.

Balloon Masters Inc. is one of Central Ohio's oldest balloon ride companies. and started flying in 1989. Over the years, Balloon Masters Inc. has flown commercially for companies such as Arlington Hair Studio, The Fifty-Five Restaurant Group, CD-101 Radio, Realty Executives, Columbia Gas of Ohio, Three-C Body Shop's, Inc., many churches, businesses and lots of passengers in the Central Ohio Area. We are currently flying the Keller Farms Landscape & Nursery balloon, and the Red and Black balloon (Black Tie).  Working with our Sponsor, we have offered passenger ride tethers at local festivals such as the Reynoldsburg Tomato Festival, the Pickerington Violet Festival, the Taste of Reynoldsburg, and the Baltimore Festival for many years.  Our pilots, Tom Furlong and John Kennard, are Commercially Rated and Insured with over twenty-eight years experience flying hot air balloons.Our Hot Air Balloons not only go through an annual inspection and are repaired by a certified repair station, but are "certified and registered" with the FAA. Our goal is to offer you the Finest Experience in Ballooning.

John Kennard



  Balloon Masters, Inc. NO LONGER accepts Soaring Adventures of America Flight Tickets.

Once contract talks begin and we agree upon renewal, we will post here stating we are back in business with them. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please consider booking directly with your balloon pilots versus using a third party vendor.​

We Offer

Balloon Rides ~ Gift Certificates  Advertising ~ Pilot Training 

 Tether Rides for Special Events  

Tom Furlong

We charge a 5% convenience fee when you choose to pay by credit card. 

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Our pilots, Tom Furlong and John Kennard, are Commercially Rated and Insured with over twenty-eight years experience flying hot air balloons.