Skies the Limit Ceres Hot Air Balloon Festival

June 17th

River Bluff Regional Park


The “Skies the Limit”, City of Ceres Hot Air Balloon Festival is scheduled for June 17th. The event will start with an opening ceremony honoring our Hometown Military Heroes, followed by the balloon launch. There will be arts and crafts vendors, live entertainment, kids’ zone, and more! This is a free, family event with something for everyone to enjoy.  Sponsorships and vendors are still being accepted and if you would like more information on how you can be a part of the event, contact Tamra Spade at  

Join the City of Ceres in celebrating the first annual “Skies the Limit” Hot Air Balloon Festival.   Balloons launch early; set your alarms so you don’t miss it!

Tentative Schedule of Events

  1. Opening Ceremony: 6:00 a.m.
  2. Balloons: 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
  3. Vendors: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  4. Live entertainment (TBD)
    1. Greg Scudder Band 10:00 a.m.
    2. LaVonne & the Trainwreck 1:00 p.m.
  5. Breakfast (tickets available)
  6. Drone Show 
  7. Helicopter Landing 

*Schedule will be updated as activities are finalized.

event flyer- hot air balloon