Schedule

30TH ANNUAL

ATLANTIC INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FIESTA
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS – September 11th, 12th & 13th, 2015

Princess Louise Park, Sussex, N.B.

Weekend activities include: Balloon flights, Paid Balloon Flights, Amusement Rides, Children’s Games, Talent Show & Talent Contest on Sunday Afternoon, Lots of Vendors & Concessions, Our renowned Craft Fair, The Atlantic Superstore FREE Outdoor Bandstand, The Antique Car Show & Shine on Sunday, Sparade (Spray + Parade) on Saturday at 1pm through downtown Sussex, Magic Night Moon/Candle Glows on Friday & Saturday evening at dusk and more!!

Tethered balloon rides are not scheduled and will be announced at flight times if available (weather permitting). If available they will be $25.00 for adults and $15.00 for children.

Balloon Flights will be available on THURSDAY SEPTEMEBER 10TH AT 5:30 PM.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11th, 2015

6:30 am Balloon Launch and Paid Rides ($180.00/person, cash only) *weather permitting
12:00pm-9:00pm All Day Activities, Concessions and Vendors
12:00pm-9:00pm Atlantic Balloon Fiesta Craft Fair (admission $3.00)
1 pm Hinchey’s Amusement Rides open for the day
6:30 pm-9:30 pm Live Entertainment at the Atlantic Superstore Bandstand (FREE)
5:30 pm Opening Ceremonies will take place on the launch field. Cake will be served. Compliments of Atlantic Superstore.
5:30 pm Balloon Launch and Paid Rides ($180.00/person, cash only) *weather permitting
8:00 pm Magic Night Moon Glow @ the Launch Field. *Weather permitting

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12th, 2015

6:30 am Balloon Launch and Paid rides ($180.00/person, cash only) *weather permitting
9:00 am-9:00 pm Atlantic Balloon Fiesta Craft Fair (admission $3.00)
9:00am- MQHA Program @ Princess Louise Park Show Center

11:30 am-10 pm Live Entertainment Atlantic Superstore Bandstand (FREE)
10:00 am-11:00 am Teddy Bear Parade Bring your favorite Teddy Bear to the Atlantic Superstore Bandstand. With Special Guests!
11:00 am -6:00 pm Wonderland Child Care Kid Zone  – In the Information Booth (changing tables available)
12:00 pm Hinchey’s Amusement Rides open for the day
1:00 pm Atlantic Balloon Fiesta Sparade Starting at the Sussex Train Station and
continuing up Main Street to Princess Louise Park. (Water Sprayers only please –
NO WATER BALLOONS) (Spectators be prepared to get wet!)
2:00 pm Free organized children’s games on the launch field
3:30pm – 4:00 pm Pilot Chat.  Come meet some balloon pilots and hear their stories on the launch field

4:00 pm- 5:00 pm Sussex Tail Waggers K9 Performance Team with guest performers the K9 PAT Platoon

5:30pm Balloon Launch Princess Louise Park. Paid rides available ($180.00/person, cash only) *weather permitting

7:00 pm- 8:15 pm Marshall Hill at the Atlantic Superstore Bandstand
8:00 pm Magic Night Moon Glow on the Launch Field *weather permitting
8:30 pm – 10:00 pm Atlantic Superstore Bandstand FEATURING: CHRIS CUMMINGS!

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th, 2016

6:30am Balloon Launch Princess Louise Park. Paid Rides Available ($180.00/person, cash only) *weather permitting
9:00 am-5:00 pm Atlantic Balloon Fiesta Craft Fair (admission $3.00)
9:00am- MQHA Program @ Princess Louise Park Show Center

10:30 am-4:00 pm Live Entertainment at the Atlantic Superstore Bandstand
10:30 am-12:00 pm Kingswood University Worship Service @ the Bandstand
11:00 am-4:00 pm Classic & Antique Car Show and Shine sponsored by Sussex Engine Rebuilding and All Glass & Accessories (Entrance on Eveleigh Street access via Rosemont Ave)

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Wonderland Child Care Kid Zone – In the Information Booth
12:00 pm Hinchey’s Amusement Rides open for the day

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Sussex Regional Crime Stoppers Talent Contest (Ages 6-18. See Bandstand page for more info)

2:00 pm-3:00 pmSussex Tail Waggers K9 Performance Team with guest performers the K9 PAT Platoon
5:30pm Balloon Launch Paid rides ($180.00/person, cash only) weather permitting.

Thank you for coming to the 30th Annual Atlantic Balloon Fiesta!!

Grounds Map 2015

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