THE ANNUAL Balloons Over Waikato is coming to Hamilton again this March, giving travelers the perfect excuse to stay at the award-winning Argent Motor Lodge.
Celebrating 18 years this year, this five-day icon event it is arguably the most popular event in the city.
It attracts balloonists from all over New Zealand and around the world, who come to experience the fun, friendship and warmth this balloon friendly city provides and to demonstrate their skills in a range of competitive activities.
Over 130,000 spectators over five days will enjoy the amazing site of balloons ascending through the Waikato sunrise at 7.30am every morning.
But you can't forget, Hamilton's biggest night out at the Zuru Nightglow, where the balloons glow to orchestrated music finishing the evening with a huge fireworks display.
If you are one of these 130,000 expected spectators, you will want to spend your down time enjoying stylish accommodation and the help of understanding staff, making Argent Motor Lodge the perfect choice.
"At Argent Motor Lodge we pride ourselves on how we look after our guests and in what we offer. We want our guests to enjoy their stay and that is why at the center of everything we do is our motto ' Nothing is too much to ask for,'" says owner Graeme Hunt.
Argent Motor Lodge is also located right next to Waikato Hospital, close to Braemar Hospital and convenient to Hamilton's attractions such as the Hamilton Gardens and the downtown hospitality precinct.
When: Wed 22 Mar 2017, 7:00am - Sun 26 Mar
Where: Innes Common, Lake Domain Dr, Hamilton, Waikato
Restrictions: All Ages
Ticket Information: Admission: Free
Websites: Balloons Over Waikato http://www.balloonsoverwaikato.co.nz/
Balloons Over Waikato Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/balloonsoverwaikato
Contact Argent Motor Lodge:
Address: 27 Lorne Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
Phone: +64 7 843 9912/0800 275 676 (toll free within New Zealand)
Phone: 0274 587 724