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Join us in 2024 - August 2nd, 3rd & 4th

Schedule of Events for 2024 Moffat County Balloon Festival (subject to change)

Friday, August 2nd
6:30am Potential Hot Air Balloon Launch (weather safely permitting)

7:00pm - Concert at Alice Pleasant Park/Yampa Valley Brewing Company   - Apple Pie Order Band

Saturday, August 3rd
6:30am Hot Air Balloon Launch and chase (weather safely permitting)

 6:00am - Flying Colors 5k & 1 mile run/walk registration


 7:00am - Flying Colors 5K & 1 mile run/walk    

 7:00am- 10:00am Breakfast Burritos for sale (St. Michael's Ministries)

 7:30am - 9:00am Colorado Cruiser's car show registration

 9:00am-3:00pm Colorado Cruiser's Classic Car Show      


 9:00am - 9:00pm Family Fun - Bouncy house/slide/water balls/maze

 9:00am - 7:00pm Craft vendors

 9:00am - 11:00am Northwest Colorado Health Duck Race ticket sales


 9:00am - noon - XL Ent - balloon artist/face painting 

 9:00am - noon - CNCC Dino Dig 

 10:00am - 7:00pm Food Vendors

 11:00am - 9:00pm beer garden

 11:00am  Northwest Colorado Health Duck Race LAUNCH from the Ranney Street bridge

 Watch for the little swimmers at the Loudy-Simpson Boat Ramp & Good Luck!

 Lunch time - plenty of food vendors! YUM

 12:00pm - 1:30pm LIVE Music by The Lost Junction Band

12:30pm registration for the Cardboard Boat Regatta

 1:30pm - 2:30pm -  Cardboard Regatta

 2:30 - 4:00 - Kite making and flying (Up to age 12, 8 and under need adult helper)

 2:30pm to 4:00pm LIVE Music by Tucker Rose
 3:00pm - 4:00pm - Pilot Olympic Games

 4:00pm - 4:45pm CASH Prize BINGO 

 5:00pm to 6:30pm LIVE Music - Stuck on Vinyl  


 7:30pm to 9:00pm LIVE Music - Project Foreigner


 8:30pm Balloon Glow or Candlestick  (weather dependant)

Sunday, August 4th
6:30am Potential Hot Air Balloon Launch (weather safely permitting)

Moffat County Hot Air Balloon Festival
Loudy-Simpson Park
Craig, CO 81625
Phone:970-629-0654 - Randy Looper