Schedule of Events
Sunflower Balloon Fest 2018
It's Happening in Anthony, Kansas
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Anthony Balloon Fest Events and Times

May 11-12-13, 2018


 

For Information | Anthony Chamber of Commerce
P O Box 354 | Anthony KS 67003
620-842-5456

Schedule of Events - “It’s Happening in Anthony, Kansas”

May 11-12-13
Friday, May 11
Balloon pilots, families, and crews arriving all day
Helicopter Rides- 4 p.m. till dark - $40 per person
Tours of Historical Museum of Anthony at no charge from 10 a.m.–noon, 1-4 p.m.
5:30-7:00 p.m. – Mixer for pilots, sponsors & crew at Anthony Municipal Hall
Friday Evening at the Airport – We have 3 special shaped hot air balloons!
7:30 p.m. - Special shape balloons, Keystone Willy, Conair and Freedom Flight will fly or glow, along with all the other balloons, at the Anthony Airport, weather permitting.
Friday evening – Kite Festival Preview (weather permitting)
4 p.m. – Dark – Helicopter Rides $40 per person
7 – 9 p.m. – Possible Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides (weather permitting) ($20 adults) ($10 Children)
Dazzling Fireworks Display at dark at the Anthony Airport
Saturday, May 12 Hot Air Balloon Rides $150
• 6 a.m. – Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge
 6:30 - 7:30 a.m. - Launch window with balloons flying out of Anthony Airport (weather permitting)
 7 – 9 a.m. – Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides (Weather Permitting) ($20 adults) ($10 Children)
 8 a.m. – Dark – Helicopter Rides $40 per person
 9 am – 6 pm – Bungee Trampolines
 All Day - 2018 NBC Baseball Tournament
 Kite Festival – All day at Anthony Airport (weather permitting)
 Mobil Vet Center – All day in Anthony
 Food Vendors & Craft Vendors - All Day
 Powered Parachutes - Off and on all day at the Anthony Airport - weather permitting
 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Show & Shine Car Show at the Harper County Courthouse
 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Chainsaw Folk Artist Live Demo with TJ Jenkins
 Tours of Historical Museum of Anthony at no charge from 10–noon, 1-4 p.m.
 11 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. - F-4 Flight Simulator
 11:30- ?? – Boy Scout Dutch Oven Cook at Wayne Dennis Parking Lot
 12:45 – 1:45 p.m. – Lineup for Parade
 2 p.m. – Sunflower Balloon Fest Parade, Downtown Anthony
 5:30 p.m. – Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge
 7 – 9 p.m. – Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides (weather permitting) ($20 adults) ($10 Children)
 6 – 7 p.m. – Launch Window-Balloons launch from Anthony Airport (weather permitting)
 If weather permits special shape balloons, Keystone Willy, Conair, and Freedom Flight V will
fly or glow at the Anthony Airport along with all the other hot air balloons.
Sunday, May 13 Hot Air Balloon Rides $150
 6 a.m. – Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge
 6:30 – 7:30 a.m. – Launch Window-Balloons fly from Anthony Airport (weather permitting)
2018 Sunflower Balloon Fest, Sponsored by Anthony Chamber of Commerce and the City of Anthony Transient Guest Tax