The Great Forest Park Balloon Race at Central Fields in Forest Park

Date: Sep 21, 2019 | Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The 2019 Great Forest Park Balloon Race is a two day event, Friday and Saturday, September 20th & 21st, and will take place at the Central Field in Forest Park.

The Balloon Glow will take place on Friday evening, September 20th, from 5pm to 9pm with a fireworks finale beginning at 9:15pm.

On Saturday, September 21st, festivities begin at 12 noon. Children's games and activities, live entertainment and more. There will be food trucks galore or bring your own picnic basket. The Balloon Race "Hare" Balloon launch will take place at 4:30pm with the "Hound" Balloon launch beginning at 4:45pm.

All events take place at Central Field. All events are FREE! VIP packages are available. See website for all the details!

For More Information:

Central Fields in Forest Park | Website

Central Fields features several softball diamonds and soccer fields. This large grassy area is used to host many outdoor events such as the Great Forest Park Balloon Race, the Balloon Glow, and LouFest.
Directions: Located in Forest Park, north of the intersection of Wells Drive and Macklind Drive.


Forest Park,
St. Louis, MO