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Pro Football HOF Enshrinement Festival Balloon Classic

July 31 @ 6:30 am - 7:00 am

The 2022 Balloon Classic presented by Aultman will take place Friday through Sunday morning, July 29th – 31st!

There will be dozens of food and beverage vendors, musical entertainment, and children’s activities at the Balloon Classic. Colorful hot air balloons will fly the friendly skies of Stark County! Each year there is a full field of dozens of hot air balloons! You will not want to miss hot air balloon pilots inflate and lite their burners to today’s hits at the Friday Night Glow! Then on Saturday evening, be sure to stick around for the fantastic fireworks show!

Event dates are subject to change. Please check our Facebook page Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival for weather and event updates.

FRIDAY, JULY 29

  • 6:30 – 7:30 a.m. Balloon Launch (weather permitting)
  • 4 – 10 p.m. Balloon Activities
    – Target Drop
    – Balloon Education/Area
    – Children’s Inflatables Area
    – Skydivers
  • 6:30 p.m. – Live Music provided by SWAGG
  • 6:30 p.m. Balloon Launch (weather permitting)
  • 8:00 p.m. – Donut Eating Contest (provided by Mary Ann Donuts Cafe)
  • 8:30 p.m. – Live Music provided by New Wave Nation
  • 9:00 p.m. – The Night Glow

SATURDAY, JULY 30

  • 6:30 – 7:30 a.m. Balloon Launch (weather permitting)
  • 8:00 a.m. UP, UP & AWAY 5K (register at hofef5k.com)
  • 4 – 10 p.m. Balloon Activities
    – Target Drop
    – Balloon Eduation Area
    – Skydivers
  • 6:30 p.m. – Live Music provided by Chris Kraft
  • 6:30 p.m. Balloon Launch (weather permitting)
  • 8:30 p.m. – Live Music provided by Dustin Kines
  • 10:00 p.m. – Fireworks

SUNDAY, JULY 31

  • 6:30 – 7 a.m. Balloon Launch (weather permitting)

Organizer

Pro Football Hall of Fame

Venue

Kent State University Stark
6000 Frank Ave NW
North Canton, OH 44720 United States
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