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Up, Up + Away 5K Run – Oklahoma Festival of Ballooning
August 28 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am
Oklahoma Festival of Ballooning is an annual event that takes place on the third weekend of August at Hatbox Field in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Over 30 balloons rise over Muskogee County, creating a beautiful panorama of the dotted sky. The festival runs from 6 pm to 9 pm on Friday and Saturday. Saturday and Sunday mornings from 7 am to 9 am.
5:00 pm: Gates open.
- Food Trucks
- Kids’ Zone ($10 Arm Bands for Inflatables – 8 different available for kids 12 and under)
- Helicopter Rides ($20)
6:00 pm: Tethered Balloon Rides Begin ($20)
6:45 pm: National Anthem + Flag Jump
7:00 pm: Mayor’s Welcome + Live Music
7:30 pm: Ahna Jennings Band – Live on First Star Bank Stage
8:00 pm: Balloon Glow presented by Love Bottling
9:00 pm: Fireworks finale presented by Community Care
Hatbox RV Campsite – $25/night
RV and Camping Map/Information
RV activity package available. Includes Breakfast, Five Civilized Tribes Museum, and Honor Heights Papillion ALL for $25 per person on Saturday.
For more information on the Oklahoma Festival of Ballooning visit okballoonfestival.com or the Facebook page @OkieBalloonFest.