High on Kalamazoo Balloon Fest
September 27 - September 29, 2013
6151 Portage Road
Last Weekend in September
Number of balloons: 30
Year began: 2013
The first annual event will be held in 2013 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the first ever US National Championship being held in Kalamazoo in 1963.
The 2013 Event will be held September 27th, 28th & 29th. Admission is FREE and the AIR ZOO will be open extended hours (admission rate to the AIR ZOO and regular ride rates apply).
The event will feature-
-A GREAT Day at the Air Zoo (and the museum will be running extended hours during the course of the event)
-Mass Hot-Air Balloon Launch (Nearly 30 Balloons)
-Competitive Balloon Launches
-Awesome Hot-Air Balloon Pole Grab
-50th Anniversary Commemoration of the first National Championship.
-Hot-Air Balloon Education
Make sure you come on out. Also, like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/HighOnKalamazooBalloonFest for up-to-date event information.
Event will be held at the AIR ZOO at the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport. Take I-94 to Exit 78 and follow signs towards Airport and AIR ZOO (approximately 1-2 miles south of the Interstate)
Web Site: http://www.airzoo.org/event.php?menu_id=4&page_id=8&calendar_id=1&event_id=314&view=month&offset=1