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
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 around 1:00pm
It all depends on the weather and windy 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