Aug 30 2014
Sep 01 2014

38th Colorado Balloon Classic

at Memorial Park, Colorado Springs

The Colorado Balloon Classic is held in Memorial Park, in Colorado Springs, off Pikes Peak Avenue between Hancock Avenue and Union Boulevard near the shores of Prospect Lake. Mass ascensions of dozens of balloons are scheduled for Saturday, Sunday and Monday mornings with a Balloon Glo® scheduled for Saturday and Sunday evenings. Each year a variety of concessions are available and entertainment is provided during each event.

The Colorado Balloon Classic (a division of Colorado Springs Balloon Classic, Inc.) was organized in 1977 and has grown to be the largest and the longest continuously running hot air balloon festival in the Rocky Mountain Region as well as the State of Colorado. The Colorado Balloon Classic is an annual family event – admission is free – held Labor Day weekend.



Admission Info


Dates & Times

2014/08/30 - 2014/09/01

Additional time info:

Ballon Glow

Saturday and Sunday : 5 p.m.- 9 p.m.

Saturday, August 30, 2014 – Firestone Complete Auto Care Day 

6 a.m.- 9:30 a.m.

Sunday, August 31, 2014 – Sponsored by Dunkin' Donuts 

6 a.m.- 7 a.m.

Monday, September 1, 2014 – Sponsored by Dunkin' Donuts 

6 a.m.- 7 a.m.


Location Info

Memorial Park, Colorado Springs

1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave, Colorado Springs, CO