Poteau Balloon Fest   - Oct 17, 2014 to Oct 18, 2014

Poteau Balloon FestLeFlore County Fairgrounds
Hwy 271 S
Poteau, OK 74953

Phone: 918-647-9178
Fax: 918-647-4099
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The Poteau Balloon Fest is an annual hot air balloon festival featuring hot air balloons, tethered balloon rides and glows, a mud pit race, arts and crafts booths, games, food, carnival rides and much more. Each evening the balloons will line up for an exciting balloon glow as the hot air balloons perform via burns, flickers and the wave. A wide variety of events will be held in conjunction with the event.

Armbands are good for Friday and Saturday and include the following shows and attractions: BMX Freestyle Team, Derek Cook FMX, Indian Territory Pistoliers, Little Ms & Mr. Balloon Fest, Magician Jonathan Meyer,  pet contests and Rumble on the River Mud Race.

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  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-270, US-412

  • Projected Attendance: 25,000

  • Special Rating: 2013 Redbud Outstanding Event Winner; No. 3 of Top 40 Things to Do in OK in 2014 by Okiecentric Magazine





12:00 pm

11:00 pm


9:00 am

11:00 pm

Gate Admission: $5 per person

Children 4 and under: Free

Admission does not include carnival & other ride attractions.

While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.

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From TravelOK.com Staff on 09/22/2014

Christy, according to the Poteau Balloon Fest's official website, which you can see by clicking the orange website button at the top of this page, the tethered balloon rides cost $10 per person, although weight, height and age restrictions do apply. Have a great day and thank you for using TravelOK.com!

From Christy williams on 09/19/2014

How much do the hot air balloon rides cost?

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