Balloon Fest

Three Free Events!

Friday – Saturday Mornings

June 11-12, 2021


New! Friday Night Balloon Glow

Come to the Clyde Recreation Center / Meadow Brook Elementary field on Friday, June 11 from 8:30 to 10 pm and see the fiery glow of five colorful hot air balloons. The balloons will be tethered to the ground but you’ll see and feel the hot air blasting life and light into them! The best time to see and experience the magic begins at dusk, approximately 9 pm and continues after dark. Located at 717 South 1200 West. Admission is free! Bring family and friends!

June 11 & 12

6:30 am – 9 am

New Location! Art City Elementary

Come early for this Art City Days tradition on Friday and Saturday morning June 11 and 12 to watch the colorful hot air balloons launch from the new location at Art City Elementary,  121 North 900 East. Free donuts! Free face painting! Free T-shirts! Sign up for a free ride in a tethered hot air balloon! Catch candy and prizes from the balloons as they take off! Bring a camera to take advantage of some great photo opportunities! Spectators are encouraged to bring blankets and breakfast to sit and eat while watching the balloons fill up and lift off. Admission is free, bring family and friends!

Art City Elementary
121 North 900 East

Balloon Fest also features the Orville Anderson Cup Competition where the balloon pilots compete to show off their skills.

More information will be posted soon about how many balloons will be scheduled for 2021, which will include tethered balloons for free rides!

Watch for Balloon Fest Volunteer information to be posted here on how to be directly involved and help on the field or with a balloon crew.

Sponsored by W.W. Clyde Companies

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A special thanks to the WW Clyde Companies for their sponsorship of this free event.

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