Waterford Area Chamber of Commerce

Chamber Events

Waterford Balloonfest

July 19 - 22, 2018

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2018 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

ADMISSION IS FREE!

THURSDAY, JULY 19

6:00 – 7:30 am

Hot Air Balloon Competitive Flight

STARTING AT 4:00 PM

Kids Entertainment Stage Kids Fun Zone
Arts & Crafts Market
Barnes Road Beer Garden
Beer Garden Entertainment Stage
Food Vendors
Helicopter Rides (demand based)
Tethered Balloon Rides (demand based)

6:30 – 8:00 pm

Hot Air Balloon Competitive Flight

8:30 pm

Laser Light Show (Balloon Field) (subject to sponsorship]

10:00 pm

End of Scheduled Events
(Beer Garden Closes at midnight)

FRIDAY, JULY 20

6:00 – 7:30 am

Hot Air Balloon Competitive Flight

STARTING AT 4:00 PM

Kids Entertainment Stage
Kids Fun Zone
Arts & Crafts Market
Barnes Road Beer Garden
Beer Garden Entertainment Stage
Food Vendors
Helicopter Rides (demand based)
Tethered Balloon Rides (demand based)

6:15 pm

Opening Ceremonies with Skydiver Demo
Hot Air Balloon Competitive/Fun Flight

7:30 – 11:30 pm

Live Bands at the Barnes Road Beer Garden

8:30 pm

Hot Air Balloon Night Glow (Balloon Field)

10:00 pm

End of Scheduled Events
(Beer Garden Closes at midnight)

SATURDAY, JULY 21

6:00 – 7:30 am

Hot Air Balloon Competitive Flight
Pancake Breakfast (through 11:00 am)
Tethered Balloon Rides (demand based)

Starting at 11:00 am

Kids Entertainment Stage
Kids Fun Zone
Arts & Crafts Market / Business Vendor Village
Barnes Road Beer Garden
Beer Garden Entertainment Stage
Food Vendors
Helicopter Rides

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Hot Air Balloon Pilot Meet & Greet

6:00 pm

Opening Ceremonies with Skydiver Demo
Mass Hot Air Balloon Ascension Launch

7:30 – 11:30 pm

Live Bands at the Barnes Road Beer Garden

8:30 pm

Hot Air Balloon Night Glow (Balloon Field)
Outdoor Family Movie

10:00 pm

End of Scheduled Events
(Beer Garden Closes at midnight)

SUNDAY, JULY 22

6:00 am – 7:30 am

Hot Air Balloon Launch Window
Tethered Balloon Rides

NOTE:

Times for hot air balloon launches & glows are approximate; all events are weather-permitting.