Special Alert

Above Athens Balloon Festival

  • September 28, 2019
  • 3:00 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Location: Sandy Creek Park
  • 400 Bob Holman Rd. 
  • Athens, GA
  • Price: CASH ONLY Entrance fee-$5/car, Tethered balloon rides $10/person
  • Time: From: 03:00 PM to 08:30 PM

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will host the second annual Above Athens Balloon Festival on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Sandy Creek Park and Lake Chapman

See beautiful balloons up close! Other highlights of the event include tethered balloon rides ($10/person, cash only), food trucks, beer garden, free children's activities, and a business expo presented by Athens West. The event will conclude with a balloon glow at approximately 8:30 p.m. 

Bulldog 93.3 FM will be on site for the festivities. Tune in for event and traffic information prior to & during the event.

*This is a CASH ONLY event. Annual passes to Sandy Creek Park cannot be used for entrance fee for this event. NO PETS permitted. All activities are weather permitting.

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Sandy Creek Park
400 Bob Holman Rd.