Here’s a fun event to put on the calendar! The Great Forest Park Balloon Race is September 16th – 17th 2016!
Here’s the schedule of events:
Friday, September 16, 2016
7:00 P.M. TO 9:00 P.M. — BALLOON GLOW AT CENTRAL FIELD
9:15 P.M. — PNC BANK FIREWORKS FINALE
-A Fundraising Benefit for the Missouri Humane Society — 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 17, 2016
-BALLOON RACE AT CENTRAL FIELD — 12:00 P.M. TO 6:30 P.M.
12:00 p.m. – Festivities Begin! Purina Children’s Entertainment Area Opens
1:00 p.m. – Entertainment Stages Open
2:00 p.m. – Photo Contest Sponsored by Wehrenberg Theaters & St. Louis Post-Dispatch
3:00 p.m. – Miller Lite Skydivers
3:30 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies
4:30 p.m. – “Hare” Balloon Launch
4:45 p.m. – “Hound” Balloon Launch begins
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.
Go HERE for more information!
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