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Adirondack Balloon Festival 2014

Join us for The 42nd Anniversary
Adirondack Hot Air Balloon Festival
Sept. 18-21, 2014

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Adirondack Balloon FestivalThe Adirondack Hot Air Balloon Festival is a 4 day free event and is the oldest and largest balloon event on the East Coast!  See the multi colored balloons set against the backdrop of the beautiful Adirondack Mountains!  Scroll down to see the complete schedule of events.
Complete Adirondack Festival Information Visit The Festival Website.

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Call 518-668-5401  or  800-LAKE-GEORGE for Reservations


Adirondack Hot Air Balloon Festival Schedule Sept 18 – 21, 2014

TOP 100 Events in North America!

♦ All balloon flights are scheduled WEATHER PERMITTING.
♦ The Festival is open to the public – FREE of charge
♦ Donations will be accepted for parking, Premiere VIP parking is available for a fee.  ♦  Please do not bring your dogs to the Festival. Thank you!

Thursday, September 18th
Crandall Park – 600 Glen Street, Glens Falls

4:30-6:30pm: Musical Performance by the Stony Creek Band
5:00pm: Opening Ceremonies
5:15pm: Launch of up to 20 balloons and tethered balloon rides
6:00-9:30: City of Glens Falls Block Party featuring Walk-about balloon, balloon baskets on display, car show, and kid’s activities!

Friday, September 19th
Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport – 443 Queensbury Ave, Queensbury

3:00pm: Gates Open, Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA, kid’s activities and Food Vendors open for business
5:00pm: Balloon Launch – 80+ balloons including special shapes

Saturday, September 20th
Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport – 443 Queensbury Ave, Queensbury

5:00am – 11:00am: “Big Balloon Breakfast” – Airport Hanger $8.00 adults, $6.00 seniors
6:00am – 7:00pm: Food vendors open for business, Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA with 30+ vendors, kids activities, including bounce houses, rock climbing wall, aircraft static display
6:30am: Flight of up to 100 Balloons
10:00am: Bicycle Tour of airport sponsored by Warren County Safe and Quality Bicycling Organization
2:00pm – 4:45pm: Local Band performances
5:00pm: Flight of 100 Balloons
8:00pm: “Lighting Up The Night”- Moonglow Featuring 20+ Balloons- Bring Your Flashlights!!

Sunday, September 21st
Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport – 443 Queensbury Ave, Queensbury

5:00am – 11:00am: “Big Balloon Breakfast” – Airport Hanger $8.00 adults, $6.00 seniors
6:00am – 12:00pm: Food vendors open for business, Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA with 30+ vendors, kids activities, including bounce houses, rock climbing wall, aircraft display
6:30am: “Walter’s Mass Ascension” simultaneous Flight of up to 100 Balloons
8:00am: Catholic Mass in the Entertainment tent
9:00am: Protestant Sunday Service in the Entertainment tent

Sunday, September 21st
Crandall Park – 600 Glen Street, Glens Falls

2:00pm – 5:00pm: Jonathan Newell Band performs
5:00pm: Launch of 20+ Balloon

Additional Festival Information Visit The Balloon Festival Website.

Call The Georgian 518-668-5401  or  1-800-LAKE-GEORGE (525-3436) for Reservations

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