For updated flight information:

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A note about the weather:

Please understand that we are an outdoor event and that the schedule may need to change due to weather. All balloon launches are weather permitting and the times are subject to change based on the weather. Our Flight Information page will be kept up to date during the event with information on flights.

Thursday, July 21

  • 7:00 pm Media Flight @Ella Sharp Park

Friday, July 22

  • 6:30 – 7:00am – Good Morning Jackson Launch (Location TBD)
  • 4:00 pm – Festival Opens – Entertainment Tent, Helicopter Rides, Food Vendors, Sponsor Tents and Official Jubilee Merchandise
  • 4:00 – 9:30 – Live Music Sponsored by Phelps Towing
    • Kung Fu Diesel
    • Blue Tuesday
    • Jack Pine Savages
  • 7:00 pm – Evening Launch @Ella Sharp Park
  • Dusk – Night Glow @Ella Sharp Park
    • Sponsored by: Consumers Energy

Saturday, July 23

  • 7:00 am – Morning Launch (Location TBD)
  • 3:00 pm – Hot Rods and Hot Air Car Show
    • Monster Trucks (sponsored by Monster Motors), Model T Rides, Steam Engine Demonstrations and the Famous Banana Car
  • 4:00 pm – Festival Opens – Entertainment Tent, Helicopter Rides, Food Vendors, Sponsor Tents and Official Jubilee Merchandise
  • 4:00-5:00 pm – Pilot Meet-and-Greet at Launch Field
  • 4:00 – 8:00 pm – Kids Kingdom
  • 4:00 – 9:30 pm – Live Music
    • Mark Arshak Band
    • Medusa
    • Thirsty Perch
  • 7:00 pm – Evening Balloon Launch @Ella Sharp Park
  • Dusk – Night Glow @Ella Sharp Park

Sunday, July 24

  • 7:00 am – Morning Launch (Location TBD)