Balloon Festival in Colorado Springs

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Hey there? Are you looking for something to do this Labor Day Weekend? What about going to a Balloon Festival in Colorado Springs?! It’s a unique and fun experience for the whole family.

Balloon Festival in Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off

The Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off is an annual hot air Balloon Festival in Colorado Springs, known for its mesmerizing balloon launches against the backdrop of Pikes Peak and the Rocky Mountains. It also features balloon glows at night, thrilling competitions like the Hare and Hound Race, family-friendly attractions, an arts and crafts fair, and beautiful surroundings at Memorial Park. While the festival is free, there may be charges for parking and some activities. It’s a must-visit event for those seeking a unique Labor Day weekend experience in Colorado Springs.

This is a free event but you can purchase Balloon Rides, Lift Off Lounge and you can pre-purchase your parking pass. And for those that love racing you can register for their 5K at Labor Day.

Here are the dates and times:

Saturday, September 2nd

5:00am-10am (Morning Session 1) / 3:30p,-10pm (Glow Session 1)

Sunday, September 3rd

5:00am-10am (Morning Session 2) / 3:30p,-10pm (Glow Session 2)

Monday, September 4th – Please keep in mind that they only have the morning session on the 4th of September.

3:30p,-10pm (Glow Session 2)

This is more than just a fun event; it’s a celebration of community, tradition, and the beauty of Colorado’s natural landscapes. Whether you’re an avid hot air balloon enthusiast or simply looking for a fun and unique way to spend the Labor Day weekend, this event is sure to leave you with unforgettable memories and a sense of wonder. So, try to go with family or friends. It’s a fantastic experience.

Balloon Festival in Colorado Springs

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