The venue of the XVII Hot Air Balloon Parade will not be the previously familiar Vármező, but the area of Nyárádköszvényes (Mătrici), located a few kilometers away. Easily accessible from the Main Road. The village is situated on the right bank of the Mureș River, 28 km northeast of Târgu Mureș, 5 km north of Dămieni, at the foot of the Bucin Mountains and near Mt. Măgheruș (1777 m).

GPS coordinates: 46°38′49″N 24°53′39″E.