Event Schedule

May 23 - 26, 2024.

This year we are moving Community Day to Downtown Medicine Hat. Movie, Food, Kids' Art Party, and the annual Rise Up Market will all be located in Medicine Hat's beautiful downtown district.

We have extra flight times and an additional Balloon Glow this year as well! That's right, 2 chances to see the Balloon Glow!

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Hot Air Ballooning is very susceptible to weather and wind. Updates will be provided within the hour leading up to every launch along with the Balloon Glows. These updates will be based on weather which determines if each flight can go ahead or has to be cancelled.

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Event Schedule

Thursday May 23

6:00 AM - Flight (new this year)

6:00 PM - Flight

Friday May 24

6:00 AM - Flight

6:00 PM - Flight

Dusk (approx. 8:30 PM) - Balloon Glow @ Kin Coulee Park (new this year)

Saturday May 25 - COMMUNITY DAY

6:00 AM - Flight

9:30 AM - Hues for Humanity Colour Run (5 KM through the trails starting at Medicine Hat Tourism Center)

11 AM-5 PM Rise Up Market at Medicine Hat Public Library

12-4 PM Food Trucks at Town Square

12-3 PM Art Party at the Esplanade (For All Ages of Youth)

2:30 PM Movie at The Monarch Theatre

6:00 PM - Flight (new this year)

Dusk (approx. 8:30 PM)  - Balloon Glow @ Kin Coulee Park
(come early and enjoy the park. Food Trucks, Entertainment, Community!)

Sunday May 26

6:00 AM - Flight

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