Balloons Over Sussex Festival
2019 SCHEDULE OF BALLOON EVENTS
Located at the Delaware Coastal Business Park/Airport
21788 Nanticoke Avenue, Georgetown, DE 19947

   All ballooning events are weather permitting.


Saturday, September 14

2PM - Festival Begins
Welcoming Remarks by Todd Lawson, Sussex County Administrator and Eric M. Anderson Head of School-Sussex Academy
Crafters/Artisans, Food Vendors, Kids Zone open & Entertainment begins
2:30-3PM Story Time by Bethany Beach Books
2:00 - 7:30PM - Tethered Balloon Rides. Go up to 60-80 feet in balloon - $20 adults & $10 children under 12. Pay on site. Weather Permitting
2PM - 7:30PM - Walkabout Balloon - Fun for kids, adults - $3 fee. Pay on site
2:30 - 3PM Story Time by Bethany Beach Books
2:30 - 4PM Balloon Demonstration Camp: Kids and Adults will have an opportunity to participate in a hands on demonstration of "HOW BALLOONS WORK".
3:30-4:30PM Hope for Success (Band)
5-8PM- Entertainment - RG Productions
5:30pm - Mass Balloon Ascension
7:30pm - Balloons stand up and glow - 20 minutes. What a Show!
8PM - All activities end for the day

Sunday, September 15 - MORNING ACTIVITIES

- Crafters & Food Vendors will NOT be open.
6:45am - Mass Balloon Ascension
9am - Morning balloon activities end

Sunday, September 15 - AFTERNOON ACTIVITIES

2:00PM - Festival Begins
Crafters/Artisans, Food Vendors, Kids Zone open and Entertainment begins
2 - 7pm - Tethered Balloon Rides. Go up to 60-80 feet in balloon - $20 adults & $10 children under 12. Pay on site. Weather Permitting.
2PM - 7:30PM - Walkabout Balloon - Fun for kids, adults - $3 fee. Pay on site.
2:30 - 4PM Balloon Demonstration Camp: Kids and Adults will have an opportunity to participate in a hands on demonstration of "HOW BALLOONS WORK".
3:00-3:45PM Elena Louvis (Singer)
4PM-5PM Speed Limit 18 (Band)
5PM Basket of Beer Raffle Drawing
5PM-7PM Entertainment - RG Productions
5:30PM - Mass Balloon Ascension
7PM - Festival Ends

Officer Offbeat will be strolling through the event on both Saturday and Sunday.

>> Festival Restrictions:
-- No coolers, drinks or food may be brought in.
-- No pets- except service animals with appropriate paperwork
-- No tents or beach umbrellas
-- No bicycles or skateboards

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