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2018 Heart of America Balloon Festival @ Mohegan Sun

September 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Get ready to have a ball at the Heart Of America Balloon Festival.

Fun for the whole family, this balloon bonanza features three days of balloon launches, tethered rides, dazzling balloon glows and more. Plus, food trucks and crafters will set up shop to display their eats and treats. It all gets underway September 21st – 23rd at Mohegan Sun.

BALLOON RIDE OPTIONS

BALLOON FLIGHT

$325 per person
Balloon Flights must be booked directly with pilot.
Departures at 6:00pm ONLY

Flights are approximately 30 to 60 minutes in length, and the balloons can go over 1000 feet in the air.

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TETHERED BALLOON RIDE

$20 per person
Tethered Balloon rides are on a first come, first served basis.

A tethered balloon ride is typically 5 to 8 minutes long and the balloon goes about 50 feet in the air.

MORE INFO

Three Day Event!

Single Day Tickets: $16.50 | 3 Day Ticket Package: $40
Children 10 and Under: FREE
Veteran and Active Military: FREE

3 Day Ticket Package

Friday, September 21st
2:00pm – 10:00pm

2:15PM
Savage Brothers on Main Stage

2:30PM
Carnival Opens

5:15PM
Spinn on Main Stage

5:45PM
Balloon Flights

6:00PM
Tethered Balloon Rides

8:45PM
Balloon Glows

In the event of too much wind, a candle stick illumination will happen.
(Basket & Burner only).

All balloon activities are weather permitting.

PURCHASE TICKETS

Saturday, Setember 22nd
5:00am – 10:00pm

6:30AM
Balloon Flights

6:45AM
Tethered Balloon Rides

8:00AM
Food Trucks & Craft Vendors Open

9:00AM
Carnival Opens

11:00AM
Children’s Magic Show

1:00PM
Balloon Blow Up Demonstrations

3:00PM
Southern Voice on Main Stage

5:30PM
Balloon Flights

6:00PM
Tethered Balloon Rides

6:15PM
White Wedding on Main Stage

8:45PM
Balloon Glows

In the event of too much wind, a candle stick illumination will happen. (Basket & Burner only).

All balloon activities are weather permitting.

PURCHASE TICKETS

Sunday, September 23rd
5:00am – 8:00pm

5:15AM
Kyle Tacy on Main Stage

6:30AM
Balloon Flights

6:45AM
Tethered Balloon Rides

8:00AM
Food Trucks & Craft Vendors Open

9:00AM
Carnival Opens

9:15AM
Alex Tuohey on Main Stage

11:00AM
Children’s Magic Show

1:00PM
Balloon Blow Up Demonstrations

3:00PM
Wildee on Main Stage

5:45PM
Balloon Flights

6:15PM
Tethered Balloon Rides

7:00PM
Balloon Rodeo winner announced

All balloon activities are weather permitting.

PURCHASE TICKETS

FOOD TRUCKS

3 Chicks Grill
744 Express
American Fries
Amy’s Sweet Treats
Big Bad Wolf
Brazilian Gula Grill
Bricins Festival Food
Chef Bill’s Makin Bacon Peppermill Grill
Chompers
Croc’s Extreme Concessions
Deb’s Café
F&W Caterers

Green Mountain Concessions
Indochine/Thai Kitchen
Low n Slow
Lucy’s Potato Pancakes
Mackens Sliders
Maui Wowi
Milestone Midways
New England Apple Fritters
Patrunos
Plymouth Kettle Corn
Shermans Taphouse Truck
Shore Line Prime

Shuckin Truck
Spuds Your Way
Sultan Kebab
Ted’s Steamed Cheeseburgers
The 413 Grill
The Chicken Smells Good
The Pile High
Toasted
Ultimate Barbeque
Venison Joe
Wild Pops

 

To inquire about being a vendor at the Heart of America Balloon Festival,
please contact Marguerite Case at hoaballoonfest@gmail.com

Details

Date:
September 22
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm