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May 31 - June 2, 2019

Ballon Flight Schedule

Friday, May 31
  • 1:00pm
    Gates Open
  • 6:00pm
    Tethered balloons*
  • 6:30pm
    Balloon Flight
    Competition #1
  • 8:00pm
    Balloon Glow
  • 9:00pm
    Gates Close
Saturday, June 1
  • 6:30am
    Gates Open
  • 7:00am
    Balloon Flight
    Competition #2
  • 11am-12pm
    Pilot meet & greet
  • 5-9pm
    Tethered Balloons*
  • 6:30pm
    Balloon Flight
    Competition #3
  • 8-9:00pm
    Balloon Glow
  • 9:00pm
    Gates Close
Sunday, June 2
  • 6:30am
    Gates Open
  • 7:00am
    Balloon Flight
    Competition #4
  • 5-8pm
    Tethered balloons*
  • 8-9pmpm
    Goodbye Glow
  • 9:00pm
    Gates Close
Children enjoy the balloon festival
Children enjoy the balloon festival
Children enjoy the balloon festival

Tethered Balloon Rides $20 adult/$10 children

*Tethered ballon rides are booked on-site on a first come first served basis and are booked at the tethered rides payment booth

All balloon activities, including tethered rides, are weather permitting.

We encourage you to bring your chairs. All balloon events are dependent on the weather.
Security measures will be in effect including bag checks. No animals (with exception of service animals), contraband, or outside food and drinks, including alcohol, will be permitted.