5:45 AM Hot Air Balloon Launches Begin (Weather permitting)

7:00 AM – Hot Air Balloons have departed the vicinity of Cook Park (Balloons typically fly south and do not return to the park)

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Tethered Rides (Weather permitting, as long as fuel lasts)

8:00 AM 6 v 6 Soccer Tournament Final Day

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM  Funtastic Carnival Fun Center

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM  Festival of Cars Presented By Landmark Ford Lincoln

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM  Rogue Beer Garden

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM  Craft Vendor & Commercial Exhibitor Booths Open

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  Festival of Cars Awards Ceremony

5:00 PM  Festival Closes


A 3 day-weekend pass is available at the gate for $7 OR purchase in advance online for $5. This ticket is good for unlimited access to the Festival for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Kids 6 and under are free. Tickets go on sale the first week of June.

 We do not offer any balloon rides during the festival.