Schedule

Schedule of Events Open To The Public

Friday, September 7, 2018
  • 4:00 PM              Vendor Booths and Activities Open
  • 4:00 PM              Volunteer & Sponsor Check-In at the Great Plains Balloon Club Info Tent/Trailer
  • 6:00 - 7:00 PM    Balloon Flight Launch Window
  • 7:30 - 8:30 PM    Balloon Glow
Saturday, September 8, 2018
  • 6:55 - 8:00 AM    Balloon Flight Launch Window
  • 4:00 PM     Children's "Balloon Discovery":
    • Advance Registration Required
    • UPDATE - July 24, 2018 - CLASS IS FULL!
    • Children in Grades 4-8
    • $15 Registration Fee
    • Class size is limited, and filling fast!
    • Event Field, Mount Hope Cemetery, SW Huntoon and Fairlawn, Topeka KS
  • 4:00 PM              Vendor Booths and Activities Open
  • 4:00 PM              Volunteer & Sponsor Check-In at the Great Plains Balloon Club Info Tent/Trailer
  • 5:00 PM              Ballet Performance
  • 5:30 PM              Gymnastics Performance
  • 6:00 - 7:00 PM    Balloon Flight Launch Window
  • 7:30 - 8:30 PM    The "Mount Hope Balloon Glow"
Sunday, September 9, 2018
  • 7:00 - 8:00 AM    Balloon Flight Launch Window

Pre-Rally Events:

  • Crew Training - Public Is Invited
    • Saturday, August 25th at 6:00 PM
    • Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka KS.
  • Media Flight
    • Wednesday, Sept 5, 6:00 AM.
    • Meet at Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka KS
  • Media Morning Balloon Glow
    • Friday Sept 7, 5:30 AM.
    • Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka KS