2021 Schedule

 July 30-August 7, 2021 

Schedule Subject to Change

The National Balloon Classic Memorial Balloon Field is an open, landscaped field—chairs are not provided or available to rent.
Bring your own lawn chair or blanket. Pop-up tents are not allowed.

Friday, July 30th

6:30 PM - Balloon Flight

7:00 PM - Vintage Balloon Inflate

ON STAGE - Jake Simon

Monday, August 2nd

Townie Night + Pilot Appreciation

6:30 pm - Balloon Flight

7:00 pm - Shape Inflate!

ON STAGE - Jim Stockberger

Thursday, August 5th

6:30 PM - Balloon Flight

DARK - Fantastic Fireworks

ON STAGE - TrainWreck

Saturday, July 31st

6:30 PM - Open the Skies, Mass Ascension

ON STAGE - Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

DARK - Fantastic Fireworks

Tuesday, August 3rd

6:30 PM - Balloon Flight

ON STAGE - Little Mojo

Friday, August 6th

6:30 PM - Balloon Flight

ON STAGE - Final Mix

Sunday, August 1st

6:30 PM - Balloon Flight

DUSK - Nite Glow

ON STAGE - Damon Dotson

Wednesday, August 4th

Warren County Night

6:30 PM -  Balloon Flight

DUSK - Nite Glow

ON STAGE - Not Quite Brothers

Saturday, August 7th

All events canceled due to threatening weather.

Admission is $10 per night for guests 6 years and older. Children 5 years and younger are free. Admission ticket includes parking. 

Tickets must be purchased online and printed on paper.
Tickets cannot be scanned from a mobile device. Unused tickets are not refundable. 


Morning competition begins at 6:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 31, weather permitting.
Gates are open from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. for viewing only (no services/entertainment).

Like all hot air balloon flights, morning flights are never guaranteed.

Decisions about morning flights are made during the pilot meeting at 6:00 a.m., prior to the scheduled flight.

Admission and parking are free-will donation for morning viewing only.

 ON STAGE – provided by our Presenting Sponsor