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Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Glow and Race

Five Events in One Balloon Festival

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What do you get when you combine the annual Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Race and the annual Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Glow? Well, add a few more balloon events and you get the 2014 Great BalloonFest. All of the following events are sponsored by U.S. Bank, one of the major funders of the Kentucky Derby Festival. Visit the Kentucky Derby Festival website for more information.

Kentucky Derby Festival Crew Challenge
When: Thursday, April 24, 5 p.m.
Where: Kroger’s Fest-A-Ville on the Waterfront

Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Glimmer
When: Thursday, April 24, 8:30 p.m.
Where: Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville on the Waterfront

Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Rush-Hour Race
When: Friday, April 25, 7 a.m.
Where: Bowman Field

Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Glow
When: Friday, April 25, the gates open at 6 p.m.
Where: Kentucky Exposition Center (there is a $8 KEC parking fee)

Kentucky Derby Festival Great Balloon Race
When: Saturday, April 26, 7 a.m.
Where: Bowman Field

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