Moffat County Hot Air Balloon Festival

Saturday, Aug 7, 2021 at 6:30am

Loudy-Simpson Park
500 South Ranney Street
Craig, CO 81625

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Join us for the Moffat County Hot Air Balloon Festival. Load up the family and spend the day with us.

6:30am: Hot Air Balloon Launch and chase (weather safely permitting)
7:00am: Friends of Moffat County Education 5k race
7:00am - 10:00am: Breakfast Burritos for sale (St. Michael's Soup Kitchen)
7:30am - 9:00am: Colorado Cruiser's car show registration
8:00am - 10:00pm: Adventure Zone inflatables
9:00am -3:00pm: Colorado Cruiser's Classic Car Show
9:00am - 7:00pm: Craft vendors
9:30am - 2:00pm: Classic Air Medical helicopter
10:00am - 7:00pm: Food Vendors
11:00am: Northwest Colorado Health Duck Race Tickets Sales at the Regatta
11:00am - 12:00pm: Cardboard Regatta
12:30pm:  Northwest Colorado Health Duck Race Launch from the Ranney Street bridge
Watch for the little swimmers at the Loudy-Simpson Boat Ramp and Good Luck!
11:00am - 10:00pm: beer garden
11:00am - 12:30pm: Live Music Four 2 Play Band
Lunch time - plenty of food vendors! YUM
1:30pm - 2:30pm: Live Entertainment
1:30pm - 3:00pm: Live Music
3:30pm - 4:30pm: Cash Prize Bingo
4:00pm - 5:30pm: Live Music
5:30pm - 6:30pm: Entertainment
7:00pm - 8:30pm: Live Music The Long Run - Colorado's Eagles Tribute Band
8:30pm: Balloon Glow or Candlestick (weather dependant)

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