Entry Fee is $5.00/Person/Day; children 42″ and under are FREE.

    • Payment at the Entry Gate at Milky Way Park

    • Cash Only


    • Parking on the festival grounds is FREE.

    • Businesses near the festival grounds may offer parking for a FEE.



    • Wristbands give unlimited rides/access to all inflatables, inflatable interactive activities, and all Extreme Rides (Rock Wall, Euro Bungy, and Zip Line).

    • Friday from 4 PM – 8 PM

    • Saturday/Sunday from 12 Noon – 8 PM

    • Wristbands are only sold at the Balloon Fest Fairgrounds and are good only on the day purchased.

    • No replacements or refunds for wristbands.

Tethered Balloon Rides


    • Tethered rides are scheduled for Friday Night, Saturday Morning & Night, Sunday Morning & Night.

    • Tethered Balloon Rides are subject to weather and wind conditions.  Winds must be less than 8mph.

    • Balloons do not operate during the middle of the day for safety reasons.

    • Lines form near the balloon field and are first come, first served.

    • Rides can end on a moment’s notice, at Pilot’s discretion.

Helicopter Rides


    • Helicopter rides last approximately 5 minutes.