The major draw for this Balloon Festival will be the 30 magnificent, colorful, hot air balloons. Fun for all ages, are the Special Shapes that attend each year. Balloons are in the park Thursday at 6:00PM, Friday at 6:00PM, Saturday at 7:00AM and 6:00PM, and Sunday at 7:00AM and 6:00PM (*weather permitting).
REMAX of texas SKY DIVERS…
For the adventurous, the RE/MAX of Texas
parachute team will perform Friday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoons at 5:30pm by jumping from their plane over the park and landing right in the middle of the launch field.
MAIN STAGE...Thursday Night
the Plano Symphony Orchestra
will celebrate their 40th anniversary with a Family Friendly Concert. The music will include pieces from films like Star Wars, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Magnificent Seven, Silverado, and favorites from James Bond films.Friday Night Party Machine
, an Emerald City Band, will ignite the stage and audiences with great music, energy and a huge “wall of sound”!, Saturday Night Moving Colors Band
will keep the crowd rocking! With a spin on performing, by incorporating painting on stage, beating on buckets/trash cans, and even doing handstands!.
Saturday and Sunday local bands and dance groups will perform throughout the day.
KIDS FUN ZONE…
Ticket Booths open Thursday 5:00PM - 9:00PM | Friday 4:00PM - 9:00PM | Saturday 8:00AM - 9:00PM | Sunday 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Rides open Thursday 5:00PM - 9:00PM | Friday 4:00PM - 10:00PM | Saturday 8:00AM - 10:00PM | Sunday 8:00AM - 7:00PM
Rides vary in price from $2.50 - $5
All Day Play Wristbands available for $20
Individual Ride Tickets available for $2.50 each (sold in increments of 2)
Enjoy the fun and interactive inflatable rides this year in the Kids Fun Zone. Race through the obstacle courses, zip down the huge slides, ride the pirate ship or the berry-go-round. Children can enjoy the creative make and take art activities in our FREE Kids Korner as they make their way through the different craft stations and explore the Plano Symphony Orchestra Instrument Area.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings, some of the balloons will provide a breathtaking sight as they inflate and glow after it gets dark. This is a must see!
Friday and Saturday evenings catch the BOOM, BANG, and SIGHT of the spectacular Fireworks. The Festival fireworks show provides an amazing array of colors in the night sky.