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August 18, 19 & 20, 2017
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Balloon Fest

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Greater Centralia Chamber of Commerce

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August 18, 19 & 20, 2017






Balloon Glow

Balloon Directions Take Centralia Exit 61, travel north 9 miles to Hwy. 161 intersection, turn right… Watch for signs. Balloon Fest Map
Balloon Directions Take Centralia Exit 109, travel west 8 miles… Watch for signs.
Balloon Directions

From the north…
Entering Centralia city limits, turn left at Hwy. 161 intersection… Watch for signs.

From the south…
Entering Centralia city limits turn right at Hwy. 161 intersection… Watch for signs.


$3.00 per day
Foundation Park - (North Gate) Enter off Gragg St. via Rt. 51 or from Hwy. 161 East turn
North on Country Club Road to Gragg Street

Handicap parking is available at the former Centralia High School parking lot at the intersection of Perrine and East Second St. Parking is free, however there is a $1.00 round trip fee for the shuttle service. Shuttle operates on Friday, Aug 16 from 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm and on Saturday, from 3:00 pm to11:00 pm. Note: Once inside park, be prepared to walk a considerable distance on grassy areas.

Charter/Bus Parking Available. Call 1-888-533-2600 to Reserve a Space.

Balloon Fest in the Park

Bring your Enthusiasm,
Lawn Chairs,
Suntan/ Sunscreen Lotion


No Pets,
No Alcohol,
No Coolers,
No Bicycles,
No Skateboards or In-Line Skates
No Hoverboards

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The Centralia Balloon Fest is in Centralia, Illinois. Directions, Map, and Parking directions. Don't miss the excitement: Hot Air Balloon Races, Balloon Glow, entertainment, fireworks, craft fair, car show, cardboard boat races, children's activities, concessions, and more family fun for all.