It’s a hot air affair! Hudson’s well-known event takes to the skies this February for its 25th celebration, rolling out the red carpet for this year’s theme “The Silver Screen” and celebrating movies. Events include hot air balloon launches, a parade, smooshboarding, store sales and food vendors. Experts launch balloons at EP Rock School. Check the website for a full schedule of events. 10 a.m.–10 p.m. Friday, 7:30 a.m.–10 p.m. Saturday, 7:30 a.m.–2 p.m. Sunday. 888.247.2332.