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45th Annual Great Forest Park Balloon Race & Balloon Glow

Location:

Forest Park
St. Louis, MO, 63112
United States
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
09/16/2017
Time: 
Fri Balloon Glow: 7pm-9pm; Sat Balloon Race: 12pm-6:30pm
Price: 
Free

Ages

All Ages Adults & kids together
Contact name: 
Great Forest Park Balloon Race
Join us at Central Field in Forest Park for the oldest and most well-attended FREE Hot-Air Balloon Event in the World! Balloon Glow and Fireworks, Friday; Balloon Race, entertainment and activities, Saturday.

 

Schedule (All events are free)


Friday

Balloon Glow – Art Hill (The Race Launch Site)

7:00 P.M. TO 9:00 P.M. — THE ANNUAL GREAT FOREST PARK BALLOON RACE “GASLIGHT GLOW”

9:15 P.M. — PNC BANK FIREWORKS FINALE

Additionally, the Humane Society of Missouri will be hosting their annual Glow in the Park Balloon Glow Dinner Friday evening at the top of Art Hill. This event includes private entry to the park, valet parking and dinner on the grounds of the Balloon Glow. To purchase tickets for this private fundraiser, click here.  

Saturday

GREAT FOREST PARK BALLOON RACE – ART HILL

NOON Festivities Begin! 
– PURINA Children’s Entertainment Area opens 
– Maryville University Main Stage opens with Griffin and the Gargoyles 
– Barefoot Wine Picnic Area opens 
2:00 pm Photo Contest – Sponsored by St. Louis Post Dispatch 
3:00 pm Miller Lite Skydivers 
3:30 pm Opening Ceremonies 
4:30 pm “Hare” Balloon Launches – PNC Bank’s Orange Blossom 
4:45 pm “Hound” Balloons Launch 

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