Bluff City Balloon Jamboree 2022

Jun 17, 2022 -Jun 19, 2022
hot air balloon jamboree

Shelby Farms Park
6903 Great View Dr N
Memphis, TN 38134
United States

Jun 17, 2022 – Jun 19, 2022 at 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Jun 17, 2022 at 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Jun 18, 2022 at 5:00am – 10:00pm
Jun 19, 2022 at 12:00pm – 6:00pm

FESTIVAL ACTIVITIES

Festival attendees watching the balloon glow event.

Hot Air Balloon Jamboree

Celebrate with us June 17-19 at this family fun event! Enjoy early afternoon tethered rides and the evening balloon glow featuring over 20 balloons. Mingle among the balloons as they light up the night sky!

Hot air balloons taking off during the early morning launch.

Morning Balloon Launch

Early risers will experience the majesty of the mass ascension of over 20 hot air balloons. Pilots encourage spectators to take advantage of this unique photo opportunity. 

Take Flight on a Tethered Balloon Ride

Tethered rides can accommodate passengers of all ages. Get a bird's eye view of the festival grounds!

Tickets sold separately -$25 per person. Must be purchased at the event. 

(weather permitting)

Ferris wheel and other carnival activities at the festival.

Fun for the Whole Family

 

  • Enjoy carnival* rides, midway games, and other activities suited for all ages.
  • Balloon basket photo booth
  • Stationary walk-in balloon
  • Food trucks and other food vendors
  • Arts and Crafts Vendors
  • Live Music

 

*Additional Fees for Carnival Rides

Attendees enjoying the art marketplace at the festival.

Art Marketplace and Informational Booths

Enjoy displays of artists and artisans and learn about services and products offered by local and regional businesses.

A SPECIAL NIGHT FOR SPECIAL KIDS

This is a PRIVATE event and is NOT open to the public.

 

ON Thursday JUNE 16, FROM 5PM TO 9PM , 

 

CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS, AND THEIR FAMILIES WILL ENJOY  AN  EVENING OF FESTIVAL FUN THAT WILL INCLUDE  TETHERED BALLOON RIDES  HOT AIR BALLOON GLOW SHOW, THE KIDZ ZONE,  A HOT AIR BALLOON PHOTO BOOTH ACTIVITIES FOR ALL AGES, AND FOOD, ALL AT NO CHARGE.  THE TETHERED BALLOONS ARE  DESIGNED TO ALLOW OUR GUESTS EASY ACCESS. THERE WILL BE  TWO BALLOONS EQUIPPED WITH CHAIRS SPECIFICALLY DESIGNED TO ACCOMMODATE  PASSENGERS WHO ARE UNABLE TO WALK OR TO STAND WITHOUT ASSISTANCE.  A SPECIAL NIGHT FOR SPECIAL KIDS WILL BE A PRIVATE EVENT THAT WILL ALLOW FAMILIES TO ENJOY THE FESTIVAL IN A RELAXED ATMOSPHERE DESIGNED TO MEET THEIR NEEDS.  

 

Please consider a $150 donation to sponsor a family for this event.