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2018 Glass City Balloon Race

Friday-Sunday, July 13-15, 2018

 

Schedule of Events – Main Festival Area

  1. Compass Drive between Crossroads Blvd. & Simmons Road

 

Parking throughout the outer lots from Meijer to Home Depot –

Watch for signage and traffic coordinators.

        

Friday, July 13, 2018

  • Hot Air Balloon Media Flight
    • 6:15 AM – Mass Ascension
  • Food Trucks & Vendors
    • 4 - 11 PM
  • Helicopter Rides
    • 5-8 PM
  • Beer Garden/Entertainment
    • 5 - 11 PM
  • Concert Mustang Sally – Edgy country to southern rock, bluesy chords, R&B riffs and a bluegrass twang will blow you away!
    • 7  – 9 PM
  • Outside Kids Area
    • 5 - 10:30 PM
  • Hot Air Balloon Evening Flight
    • 7:30 PM – Mass Ascension
  • Hot Air Balloon GLOW – 9-10 PM
  • Fireworks – 10 PM
  • After Hours EventsReset Rossford

      

Saturday, July 14, 2018

  • Hot Air Balloon Competitive Flight
    • 6:15 AM – Various launch sites - Target at Total Sports Rossford
  • 5K Run/Walk – Reset Rossford
    • Registration 7 AM, Race 9 AM

 

  • Inside Kids AreaHero’s
    • 10 AM – 3 PM
  • Food Trucks & Vendors
    • 11 AM – 11 PM
  • BMX Stunt Show
    • 12 PM and 2 PM
  • Pilot Meet & Greets
    • 2 – 4 PM – Various locations
  • Helicopter Rides
    • 1 -8 PM
  • Motorcycle RunHarley Davidson Perrysburg / Benefits Family & Child Abuse Prevention
    • 1 PM – 3 PM
  • Motorcycle Display
    • 3 PM – 6 PM
  • Beer Garden/Entertainment
    • 12 Noon – 11 PM
    • 12 Noon – Music / TBA
    • 1 PM – Amelia Earhart Performed by Natalie Phelps
    • 2 PM – Music / TBA
    • 3 PM – Music / TBA
    • 4 PM -  Motorcycle Run Awards Ceremony
    • 4:30 PM – The Blue Ticks
  • Inside Kids AreaHero’s
    • 10 AM – 3 PM
  • Outside Kids Area sponsored by Hero’s
    • 5 – 10:30 PM
  • Mascots & Athletes
    • 5 PM – 6 PM
  • ConcertMega 80’s – Your favorite 80’s songs, a splash of retro fashion and an eye-popping video spectacle in the background!
    • 7 PM – 9 PM
  • Hot Air Balloon Evening Flight
    • 7:30 PM – Mass Ascension
  • Hot Air Balloon GLOW
    • 9 – 10 PM
  • Fireworks
    • 10 PM
  • After Hours EventsReset Rossford
    • 11pm – ??

Sunday, July 15, 2018

  • Hot Air Balloon Competitive Flight
    • 6:15 PM
    • Various launch locations with centralized target location at Total Sports Rossford

 

MEDIA:

 
 
 
Book your Room:
 

2018 Glass City Balloon Race Room Block

* Sleeping rooms in your room block are $99.00 for a King room with a sleeper sofa 
* Your guests can utilize the group rate beginning Today and ending on the cutoff date Friday, June 22nd, 2018
* Breakfast IS NOT included in this room rate
* Rooms are ready to be reserved by calling reservations (877-757-7135) and referencing the Glass City Air Balloon Race Room Block
* Rooms can also be easily reserved using your special reservation link below:

Book Your Group Rate Here: 2018 Glass City Balloon Race Room Block



Vendor Opportunities

Vendor space is available at the event for Food Trucks, Other non-food Vendors and Craft Vendors. 
Agreements for each of these options to participate are available here, www.GlassCityBalloonRace.com
For questions or more information, please contact
Beth Genson, Rossford Convention & Visitors Bureau, at [email protected]om or 419-308-7530.