Plan Ahead for the Great Forest Park Balloon Glow & Race

The Great Forest Park Balloon Race returns to Forest Park this Friday and Saturday, September 15-16. This popular annual event is changing locations for 2017, but promises to be as impressive as ever. Stop by Friday night from 7:00-9:00 p.m. to catch the Glow and some fireworks. Festivities begin at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday for the Race, with live music, food trucks and family-friendly activities leading up the balloon launch at 4:30.

Before you head to Art Hill for all the balloon-related festivities, check out the map below for directions and parking info, and visit for more information.

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