Poteau Balloon Fest - Oct 16, 2015 to Oct 17, 2015
Hwy 271 S
Poteau, OK 74953
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.
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
Gate Admission: $5 per person
Children 4 and under: Free
Armbands purchased in advance: $3 per person by calling (918) 647-9178
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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