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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 run/walk registration


7:00am - Flying Colors 5K 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 Wow Factor Attractions bouncy houses

9:00am - 7:00pm Craft vendors

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


9:30am - 11:00am - Live entertainment

10:00am - 7:00pm Food Vendors

11:00am - 9:00pm beer garden

11:00am - 2:00PM - Anson Draft horse wagon rides

 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

2:30pm to 4:00pm LIVE Music by Tucker Rose

 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