Absolutely No pets are allowed at this event. 
Check back often as event times are subject to change for the 2020 Balloonfest.

* = Weather Permitting

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THURSDAY – January 9
Noon Public gates open (All entrances)
Food vendors open (Vendor row)
Gondola Club/Pilot tent opens
Noon – 10:30PM Carnival Open
Noon – 6:00PM ALL Vendors & Art Village Open (Vendor Row)
Noon – 6:00PM Various activities on the balloon field (Balloon Field)
3:00PM-5:00PM* Tethered balloon rides (Adult – $20 pp, Kids 5 y/o – $5, 6-11 y/o – $10) (Tethered ride sale tent)
3:30PM-4:15PM Un-tethered balloon rides ticket sales for Friday afternoon ($200 pp) (Ride sale tent)
3:30 – 6:30PM Live Entertainment “BarRoad Time” Country Rock (Main Stage – Food Court)
4:15PM* Afternoon Mass ascension (Balloon field) (Weather permitting)
5PM-9PM Gondola Club / VIP Dinner (Gondola Club/VIP/Pilot Tent)
6:30PM* Night Glow or Field of Fire (Balloon Field)
7:30PM-9:30PM Live entertainment “Littletown” Classic Rock (Main Stage – Food Court)
9:00PM End of scheduled festival events.
Fun Zone & some vendors will remain open after 9:00pm
10:30PM Fun Zone & VENDORS CLOSE
 * = Weather Permitting
FRIDAY, JANUARY 10, 2020
6AM Public gates open (All entrances) (Special Needs Group 9:00 – Noon)
Food vendors open (Vendor row)
Gondola Club breakfast (VIP Tent)
6AM * Untethered Balloon Rides Ticket Sales for Friday Morning ($200 pp – Ride Sale Tent)
7:20AM* Sunrise Flag Ceremony (Balloon Field)
7:45AM* Mass Ascension (Balloon Field)
8AM* Special Shaped Balloons on Display for Photographic Opportunities (Grass Balloon Field)
10AM-10:30PM Carnival Open
8AM-6PM ALL Vendors & Art Village Open (Vendor Row)
8AM-3PM* Tethered balloon rides (Adult – $20 pp, Kids 5 y/o – $5, 6-11 y/o – $10) (Tethered ride sale tent)
9:00AM Live art demonstrations (Art Village)
10AM Paper Balloon Launch (Bleachers)
10:30AM Mohave County Sheriff K-9 Demo (Bleachers)
11AM Jacob Jax: Unbelievable Magic (Bleachers)
11:30AM The Comedy & Juggling of Michael Goudeau (Main Stage)
12:30PM-3:30PM Live entertainment “Brodie Stewart” (Main Stage – Food Court)
1:00PM The Comedy & Juggling of Michael Goudeau (Main Stage)
1:30PM Jacob Jax: Unbelievable Magic (Main Stage)
2:00PM Mohave County Sheriff K-9 Demo (Bleachers)
2:30PM Jacob Jax: Unbelievable Magic (Main Stage)
3:00PM Hot Hips Belly Dancers (Bleachers)
3:30PM The Comedy & Juggling of Michael Goudeau (Main Stage)
3:30PM-4:15PM Un-tethered balloon rides ticket sales for Friday afternoon ($200 pp) (Ride sale tent)
3:30PM – 6:30PM Kite Show (Grass Field/Beach) *
4:15PM-6:30PM Live Entertainment “Sixties Mania” (Main Stage – Food Court)
4:15PM Afternoon Mass ascension (Balloon field) (Weather permitting)
5PM-7PM Gondola Club / VIP Dinner (Gondola Club/VIP Tent)
6:30PM Night Glow or Field of Fire (Balloon Field)
7:30PM-9:30PM Live entertainment “Kevin Jaxon” (Main Stage – Food Court)
10:30PM End of scheduled festival events.
Fun Zone & some vendors will remain open after 9:00pm
 * = Weather Permitting FUN ZONE & VENDORS CLOSE
Saturday – January 11
Check back often as event times are subject to change
6AM – 9PM Public gates open (All entrances)
Food vendors open (Vendor Row)
6AM* Gondola Club breakfast (Gondola Club/Tent)
6AM* Un-tethered balloon rides ticket sales for Saturday morning ($200 pp) (Ride sale tent)
7:20AM* Sunrise Flag Ceremony (Balloon Field)
7:45AM* Mass ascension (Balloon Field)
8AM* Shaped Balloons on Display for Photographic Opportunities (Balloon Field)
9AM-10:30PM Carnival Open
8AM-6PM ALL Vendors & Art Village Open (Vendor Row)
8AM* Balloonfest 5K starts (Main Stage – Food Court)
8AM-3PM* Tethered balloon rides (Adult – $20 pp, Kids 5 y/o – $5, 6-11 y/o – $10) (Tethered ride sale tent)
9:30AM Lake Havasu Black Belt Academy Demo (Bleachers)
10AM Live art demonstrations (Art Village)
Kidz Zone activities: Face painting, Craft Tent, Braids & Beads, & GamesPaper Balloon Launch (Bleachers)*
10:30AM Mohave County Sheriff K-9 Demo (Bleachers)
11:00AM The Comedy & Juggling of Michael Goudeau (Bleachers)
11:30AM Jacob Jax: Unbelievable Magic (Main Stage)

Acrobatic Frisbee Dog Show (Bleachers)

12:30PM-3:30PM Live Entertainment “The Borrowers” – Main Stage

Havasu Elite Baton Twirlers (Bleachers)

1PM Jacob Jax: Unbelievable Magic (Bleachers)

 

1:30PM Acrobatic Frisbee Dog Show (Bleachers)

The Comedy & Juggling of Michael Goudeau (Main Stage)

2:30PM Jacob Jax: Unbelievable Magic (Bleachers)

Hot Hips Belly Dancers (Main Stage)

3:00PM Mohave County Sheriff K-9 Demo (Bleachers)
3:30PM Hot Hips Belly Dancers (Bleachers)

The Comedy & Juggling of Michael Goudeau (Main Stage)

3:30PM – 4:15PM *Untethered Balloon Rides Ticket Sales for Saturday Afternoon ($200 pp-Ride Sale Tent)

 

4:15PM-6:30PM Live Entertainment “Josh West” (Main Stage – Food Court)
4:15PM Afternoon Mass ascension (Balloon field) (Weather permitting)
5PM-7PM Gondola Club / VIP Dinner (Gondola Club/VIP Tent)
6:30PM* Night Glow or Field of Fire (Balloon field)
7:30PM-9:30PM Live entertainment “One Way Out” (Main Stage – Food Court)
10:30PM End of scheduled festival events.
All vehicles left in London Bridge Plaza(swap meet area) lot will be towed Public Gates Close
* = Weather Permitting
Sunday – January 12 Check back often as event times are subject to change
6AM-3PM Public gates open (All entrances)
Food vendors open (Vendor Row)
6AM* Gondola Club breakfast (Gondola Club Tent)
6AM* Un-tethered balloon rides ticket sales for Sunday morning ($200 pp) (Ride sale tent)
7:20AM* Sunrise: Flag ceremony (Balloon Field)
7:45AM* Mass ascension (Balloon field)
8AM* Shaped Balloons on Display for Photographic Opportunities (Balloon Field)
9AM-3PM Carnival Open
8AM-3PM ALL vendors & Art Village open (Vendor row)
8AM-3PM Tethered balloon rides ($20 per person, Kids 5 y/0 = $5, 6-11 y/o = $10)) (Ride sales tent)
10AM Live art demonstrations (Art Village)
Kidz Zone activities: Face painting, Craft Tent, Braids & Beads, & Games (Kidz Zone)
11AM* Paper Balloon Launch (Bleachers)
11:30AM Hot Hips Belly Dancers (Mainstage))
 

12:00PM

Lake Havasu Black Belt (Bleachers)
12:30PM Live Entertainment “Mad Iguanas”- Main Stage
12:45PM Hot Hip Belly Dancers (Bleachers)
3:00PM END OF SCHEDULED FESTIVAL EVENTS
Carnival & VENDORS CLOSE
Public Gates Close
* = Weather Permitting