Festival of Balloons in Tigard
2012 Tigard Festival of Balloons: June 22, 23, 24
Friday, June 22: 5:45 a.m.–11 p.m.
Saturday, June 23: 5:45 a.m.–11 p.m.
Sunday, June 24: 5:45 a.m.–5 p.m.
Balloon Lift Off
The balloons will lift off between 5:45 and 6:15 a.m. on Friday, Saturday
and Sunday (weather and wind conditions permitting). Arrive early
to watch the teams prepare their balloons for lift off. Some
balloons may remain tethered for display until about 8:30 a.m. each morning.
As the sun sets on Friday and Saturday, watch the balloons light up the night sky
(weather and wind conditions permitting). You won’t want to miss this colorful event!
The Balloon Festival will occupy all of Cook Park. Anyone wishing to gain
entrance to the park during the festival will need to purchase an admission
Three-day festival admission passes are $7 at the gate, or $5 if purchased in advance at
On Friday, Z100 is sponsoring admission and unlimited carnival rides.
For details, visit www.tigardballoon.org.
Kids age 6 and under are free!
Parking is available at Tigard High School for a $5 daily fee to benefit the
THS Boosters and Breakfast Rotary.