Welcome to the Ripon Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber is dedicated to promoting a striving business economy and being profoundly involved in the community. The Ripon Chamber of Commerce offers a wealth of benefits all designed to attract and support businesses. The historic town of Ripon is in the heart of the agricultural Central Valley, which is one of the largest industries today. Ripon prides itself on traditional values and offers access to many recreational activities. Walk the streets of Ripon's historic downtown, which offers unique antique shops, restaurants and clothing boutiques.
Previously known as "Color the Skies"
The community voted on the new festival name, thank you to Rosanna Lehmann for the suggestion!
Hot Air Balloon & Kite Festival
Labor Day Weekend | September 3-4, 2016
Saturday & Sunday from 6am-5pm!
Mistlin Park, Ripon
For ticket sales, clean up crew and the run
Soaring Over Ripon will be packed with exciting activities.
There is a $5 parking fee per vehicle but no other entrance fee!
HOT AIR BALLOON LAUNCH
Inflation starts at 6:00am on Saturday & Sunday
Saturday & Sunday from 6:00 am-3:00 pm
Vendor application Click Here!
Saturday, September 3rd at 7:00 am
To register online for the FUN RUN Click Here!
If you choose not to register online and want to print, fill out and bring the form to the Ripon Chamber for the FUN RUN Click Here!
Saturday & Sunday from 6:00 am-11:00 am
Saturday & Sunday approximately 1:00pm
It all depends on the weather conditions
Friday, Carnival Rides will be open from 4pm-9pm
Saturday & Sunday from 8am-5pm
Pre-Sale Carnival tickets will go on sale August 1st!
$20 for wristbands
Tickets will be available at:
Ripon Chamber of Commerce at
929 W. Main St. in Ripon, open 9AM-4PM,
we accept cash or credit NO checks!
Save Mart Supermarket
1453 Goodwin Dr., Ripon, CA 95366