Waterford Area Chamber of Commerce

Chamber Events

Waterford Balloonfest

July 19 - 22, 2018

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2018 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

ADMISSION IS FREE!

THURSDAY, JULY 19, 4:00pm to Midnight

Daily Activities - 4:00pm to 10:00pm

Kids Zone
Inflatables
Arts & Crafts Market
Helicopter Rides
Concessions

Hot Air Balloon Activities - 6:00am to 8:00pm

(all times are approximate, weather permitting)
6:00am - 7:30am US Women’s Competitive Flight Window
6:30pm - 8:00pm US Women’s Competitive Flight Window

Barnes Road Beer Garden & Entertainment Stage - 4:00pm to 10:00pm

(enclosed beer garden, ages 21+)
6:00pm - 10:00pm The Big Idea

FRIDAY, JULY 20, 6:00am to Midnight

Daily Activities - 11:00am to 10:00pm

Kids Zone
Inflatables
Arts & Crafts Market
Helicopter Rides
Concessions
Tether Rides Sponsored by Edstrom
Industries Business Vendor Village (thru 5pm)
Milwaukee Rotocross LED Drone Racing 7:00pm

Hot Air Balloon Activities – 6am to 9:15pm

(all times are approximate, weather permitting)
6:00am - 7:30am US Women’s Competitive Flight Window
6:15pm - Opening Ceremony with American Legion, National Anthem sung by Savanna Schraeder
6:30pm - 7:30pm Competitive Flight/Balloon Launch Window
8:30pm - 9:15pm Balloon Night Glow

Launch Stage - 4:00pm to 8:00pm Sponsored by Witte Supply

4:00pm - 8:00pm DJ, Magnum Entertainment

Barnes Road Beer Garden & Entertainment Stage - 4:00pm to Midnight

(enclosed beer garden, ages 21+)
4:00pm - 5:30pm Critter Hill
7:00pm - 11:00pm Lunch Money Bullies

SATURDAY, JULY 21, 6:00am to Midnight

Daily Activities - 11:00am to 10:00pm

Kids Zone
Inflatables
Arts & Crafts Market
Helicopter Rides
Concessions
Tether Rides Sponsored by Edstrom Industries
Business Vendor Village (thru 4:30pm)

Hot Air Balloon Activities - 6:00am to 10:00am & 5:00pm to 9:30pm

(all times are approximate, weather permitting)
6:00am - 7:30am Balloon Competition Launch Window
6:00am - Tethered Balloon Rides (thru 10:00am, opens again at 5:00pm)
6:30pm - Mass Ascension Launch Window
8:30pm - 9:15pm Balloon Night Glow

Featured Events - 6:00am to 10:00pm

6:00am - 11:00am Pancake Breakfast
10:00am Milwaukee Rotocross Drone Races
Noon - 3:00pm Mad Science, Kid’s Zone
1:00pm – 3:00pm Balloon Pilot Meet & Greet
1:00pm – 4:00pm Fairytale Princess Meet & Greet Sponsored by Equitable Bank
7:00pm - Milwaukee Rotocross LED Drone Racing
8:30pm - Disney-Pixar’s Moana - Outdoor Movie presented by TDS Telecom (1hr 53min)

Launch Stage - 12:00pm to 8:00pm Sponsored by Witte Supply

2:00pm - Rock Shop Youth Band Showcase
3:00pm - Accent on Dance
4:00pm - Sonic Dreams
4:00pm – The Taxmen
7:00pm – Dog House Charlie, Sponsored by Savaglia Investments

Barnes Road Beer Garden & Entertainment Stage - 11:00am to Midnight

(enclosed beer garden, ages 21+)
3:00pm - June’s Got Cash
7:00pm - 11:00pm Chasin’ Mason