Schedule of Events

Louisiana State Ballooning Championship held on July 13-14, 2024 bringing 20+ hot air balloons to Shreveport-Bossier City!

Friday, July 12

5:00 pm – Gates Open
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Piped-In Music by Cumulus Media
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Hidden Tracks
6:00 pm – UNTIL –  Tether Balloon Rides (Weather Permitting) $25 per person
7:15 pm – 8:30 pm – Dirt Road Troubadours
8:30 pm – 9:15 pm – Balloon Glow
9:15 pm – 9:30 pm – Dirt Road Troubadours
9:30 pm – 9:37 pm – Fireworks Show

Saturday, July 13

5:00 pm – Gates Open
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Piped-In Music by Cumulus Media
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Total Choice
6:00 pm – UNTIL –  Tether Balloon Rides (Weather Permitting) $25 per person
7:15 pm – 8:30 pm – The Hollow Decks
8:30 pm – 9:15 pm – Balloon Glow
9:15 pm – 9:30 pm – The Hollow Decks
9:30 pm – 9:37 pm – Fireworks Show

All times are approximate and schedule may change without notice.  All events are subject to weather delays or cancellations.  No refunds or raincheck for any admission fees for festival.

Sunday, July 14

4:00 pm – Balloons Over DeSoto held at C.E. “Rusty” Williams Airport in Mansfield, LA 71052
This is an annual family oriented event for everyone to enjoy. There is food, hot air balloon rides, car show, live entertainment,  food vendors and a firework show. There is also have bouncy houses for the kids! 4:00 – 10:00 PM – Free parking, shuttle service.

All times are approximate and schedule may change without notice.  All events are subject to weather delays or cancellations.  No refunds or raincheck for any admission fees for festival.

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