Southern Hills Hospital, Vegas Balloon Rides, Greenspun Media, Davis Amusements Cascadia, Silverton Casino Hotel, Findlay Volkswagen and Mix94.1FM are proud to bring back the Balloon Festival to Southern Nevada. Southern Hills Hospital hosts the Balloon Festival, a community event that has grown larger each year. Along with the hot air balloon morning launches and passenger rides, tethered balloon rides, kids’ activities, evening glow shows, amusement rides and carnival games, a special Saturday health fair will be held showcasing Southern Hills and community health partners including flu shots, blood pressure checks and more!

Thanks to sponsor and vendor support, Southern Hills Hospital has awarded $60,000 to 15 Nevada high school seniors since 2014. The students receive $1,000 each for four years toward their college education in the healthcare field. Sponsors include Coldwell Banker; SR Construction; Brown & Brown Insurance; Country Financial; Lincoln Harris; Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada; MountainView Hospital; Sunrise and Sunrise Children’s Hospitals and IKEA.

The Balloon Festival is free to attend unless otherwise noted, and the daily event schedule varies (weather permitting). For event details, visit


  • Friday, Oct. 21 Noon to 11 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 22 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Sunday, Oct. 23 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

*Schedule varies daily; while supplies last; subject to change; event is weather dependent.

WHERE: Southern Hills Hospital 9300 W. Sunset Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89148

OTHER: For regular event updates, visit

To schedule a hot air balloon ride during the Balloon Festival, visit, click 'Purchase', choose Location – Las Vegas Balloon Festival, NV.

MEDIA CONTACT:  Joyce Goedeke, Vice President of Marketing/ Public Relations, Southern Hills Hospital (702) 916-9191 or

About Southern Hills Hospital

Voted the Best Hospital in Las Vegas, Southern Hills Hospital provides the communities of southwest Las Vegas with emergency and pediatric emergency services, a behavioral health (geriatric psychiatric) inpatient and outpatient program serving ages 50 and older, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a Certified Primary Stroke Center, a dedicated orthopedic and spine unit, OB-GYN, Level II NICU, diagnostic imaging and surgical services. Utilizing advanced digital technology and an accomplished medical staff, Southern Hills Hospital’s advanced care and superior service make for better outcomes and an exceptional patient experience. The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America, recognized Southern Hills Hospital as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 – the only Nevada hospital to earn this recognition for five consecutive years. The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Children’s Hospital, MountainView Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services.

Southern Hills Hospital
9300 W. Sunset Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89148
Twitter: @SHHospitalLV

Need to find a physician or get answers to your health questions? Call (702) 916-5023.        

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