When:
August 17, 2019 all-day
2019-08-17T00:00:00-06:00
2019-08-18T00:00:00-06:00

Wednesday, August 14 6:00 pm to 7:45 pm Competition Flight #6 (evening competition flights)

Thursday, August 15 6:00 am to 9:00 am Competition Flight #7 (morning competition flights)

Thursday, August 15 Evening Balloon Glow at WNCC

Western Nebraska Community College “Then and Now” Celebration will culminate with an evening Balloon Glow at the College! Food trucks on-site for food services prior to twenty (20) Balloons will inflate and Glow.  8:00 pm to 9:00 pm  Gates Open at 6:00 pm

Friday, August 16 Gates Open at 5:30 am Mitchell Air Field-Mitchell
Sunrise Old West Balloon Fest Sunrise Launch (weather permitting) Kids events, food-drink-merchandise vendors on site
Tethered balloon rides

Friday, August 16 6:00 am to 9:00 am Competition Flight #8 (morning competition flights)

Saturday Morning, August 17 Gates Open at 5:30 am Mitchell Air Field-Mitchell  
Sunrise Old West Balloon Fest Sunrise Launch (weather permitting) Kids events, food-drink-merchandise vendors on site
Tethered balloon rides

Saturday Evening, August 17@ Five Rocks Amphitheater-Gering

KNEB Radio sponsors the 2019 Old West Balloon Fest Night Glow featuring Old West Balloon Fest pilots and U.S. National Hot Air Balloon Championship pilots on Saturday at Five Rocks Amphitheater in Gering.

Gates Open at 5:00 p.m.
Kids Zone, Food Vendors, Merchandise Vendors, Beer
Garden, “Perfect Blend” musical entertainment on the stage
and more!
9:00 pm Night Glow featuring 80 Balloons Glowing at Five Rocks

$20.00 Parking/Event Pass gets everyone in your car into ALL events!  Purchase your Parking/Event Pass online at www.theoldwestballoonfest.com

For additional information on events, photos and videos of Old West Balloon Fest; visit www.theoldwestballoonfest.com