2018 Festival of Balloons in Tigard Launching Soon!

Festival of Balloons in Tigard, Oregon
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The Festival of Balloons in Tigard returns June 22nd – 24th, 2018 to Cook Park, Tigard!

It’s back! The 2018 Festival of Balloons in Tigard is one of the most popular annual festivals in Oregon and happens to be right down the road! Every year, more than 15,000 spectators arrive at Tigard’s beautiful Cook Park early in the morning to experience the amazing sight of 20+ hot air balloons launching into the morning sky and celebrate summer in a big way with live music, a beer garden, food vendors, a Funtastic carnival, and more! Please note, the Festival does not offer any balloon rides during the event.

We’re proud to help sponsor this wonderful 3-day community event benefiting outstanding local non-profit organizations. In 2017, the Festival of Balloons in Tigard raised over $35,000 for local non-profits and schools!

If you want to catch the balloon launch, plan to arrive VERY EARLY in the a.m. Balloons launch from the field on FridaySaturday and Sunday mornings between 5:45 AM – 6:15 AM (weather and winds permitting). Weekend events will also include a carnival, craft and commercial exhibitors, good food, Twilight 5K Run, Play.Fit.Fun Kids Action Zone, Festival of Cars presented by Landmark Ford Lincoln, Live Music on the Main Stage presented by Grocery Outlet – King City, premiere 6v6 youth soccer tournament, rib and pie eating contest presented by Nicoli’s Grill & Sports Bar, Rogue Ales Beer Garden and the Night Glow presented by Walmart (weather pending)!

Tigard Festival of Balloons

Photo courtesy of Tigard Festival of Balloons

 

 

What:
2018 Festival of Balloons in Tigard, Oregon

When:
June 22nd – 24th, 2018

Where:
Cook Park, Tigard Oregon 
17005 SW 92nd Avenue. See driving directions below.

How do I find out more?
For ticket and event information, visit www.tigardballoon.org  You can also Like them on Facebook.

Driving directions to Cook Park from The Grand Hotel in Bridgeport (via Google Maps) 2.2 mi – about 7 mins

1. Head north on SW Hazelfern Rd 102 ft
2. Turn right to stay on SW Hazelfern Rd 167 ft
3. Turn left at Lower Boones Ferry Rd 0.1 mi
4. Continue onto SW 72nd Ave 0.2 mi
5. Turn left at SW Durham Rd 1.3 mi
6. Turn left at SW 92nd Ave 0.5 mi

You don’t want to miss the Festival of Balloons, give us a call at (503) 968-5757 or toll-free at (866) 968-5757 to find out about room rates and vacancy.

 

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