The 45th Great Forest Park Balloon Race


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Sat Sep, 16 2017 12:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Forest Park - Art Hill
Fine Arts Drive
63110 St. Louis , MO

12:00pm to 6:30pm. The 45th Annual GREAT FOREST PARK BALLOON RACE has been moved to Art Hill this year.
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
For General questions about the Great Forest Park Balloon race, please write us at:
Am I allowed to bring pets? Absolutely! There are even pet watering stations at the Purina Area.
--> Should weather force the cancellation of the race on Saturday, the race will be held on Sunday. Please note that if the Glow is cancelled on Friday, it will not be rescheduled for another day.