Don’t Be Full Of Hot Air! Check Out Iowa’s Hot Air Balloon Festival This Weekend!
Looking for an event that’ll blow you away?
The Quad-Cities Hot Air Balloon Festival and Rhythm City® Casino Resort are proud to bring you the Annual Quad City
Balloon Fest. This year’s event will be hosted onsite at Rhythm City Casino in Davenport, IA on Friday, August 12 and
Saturday, August 13. Gates open at 4 PM Friday and 3 PM Saturday. Admission is free but donations are appreciated and
will benefit the Shriners Hospital for Children.
Attendees can expect to view the balloon launch at 6 PM each day with tethered balloon rides post launch for $20 per
rider, free balloon glow viewing at dusk each day and a play area for kids including bounce houses. Attendees are
encouraged to bring blankets and chairs to set up for an evening of balloon viewing. Food vendors will be available at
We urge guests to carpool when possible as parking will be limited. Please follow parking signage and directions from
All activities are weather permitting. For additional details on the festival and to keep up with weather conditions for the
launch, please visit quadcitiesballoonfestival.com or Facebook @quadcitiesballoonfestival and @RhythmCityCasino.