Great Forest Park Balloon Race
Open Date:

Fri, Sep 14, 2018

Close Date:

Sat, Sep 15, 2018

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Since 1973, Spend your day in beautiful Forest Park as the Purina Children’s Entertainment area is filled with pony rides, games, and other activities for kids. The Entertainment Stage features a variety of local talent. During the Photo contest the public can enter the balloon field and take pictures of their favorite balloons. Prizes will be awarded for the best photographs. The Skydiving Team performs and lands in the center of the launch field. The race begins when the lead balloon takes off ahead of the pack. 70 “hound” balloons then launch in pursuit. The balloon dropping a birdseed baggie closest to the lead balloon will be declared the winner. Friday Balloon Glow Followed by Fireworks.


Lagoon Drive

Saint Louis, MO

Additional Features:
Entertainment Children's, Entertainment Free, Food, Handicapped Access, Music, Public Transportation
Friday 7pm, Saturday Festivities begin 12pm
Phone Number:
(314) 821-6724
Alt. Phone Number:
(800) 383-7323
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