Balloons & most info vendors have wrapped for today, but come to the carnival for rides, games, funnel cakes & hand dipped corn dogs!

2017 Balloon Festival at Southern Hills Hospital

Friday, Oct. 20 - Sunday, Oct. 22
9300 W Sunset Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89148

FREE EVENT ADMISSION - GREAT FAMILY FUN!

For cost questions, visit FAQs.

Get Involved

We have filled our vendor opportunities at this time. Thank you for your interest!

Join us for the 7th annual Balloon Festival at Southern Hills Hospital! Help us fundraise for the High School to Healthcare Scholarship through The Public Education Foundation! Visit this page then choose High School to Healthcare under ‘Please direct my gift to’.

Early morning balloon launches, Saturday health fair, kids’ activities, evening balloon glows, amusement rides and much more! It’s a sight to see – don’t miss it!

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The fundraising event benefits Nevada high school students interested in the healthcare field through the Southern Hills Hospital High School to Healthcare Scholarship program and The Public Education Foundation. Thanks to sponsor and vendor support, Southern Hills Hospital has awarded $84,000 to 21 Nevada high school seniors since 2014. The students receive $1,000 per year for four years toward their college education.

For regular event updates, visit Facebook.com/SouthernHillsHospital

Event is weather dependent; schedules/activities subject to change; get updates at www.Facebook.com/SouthernHillsHospital

Balloon launches occur only in early morning; free event admission unless otherwise noted. Costs are associated with balloon rides, carnival games, amusement rides, food vendors and otherwise noted.  

Photo credit: Barry Ambrose


The Balloon Festival at Southern Hills Hospital is brought to you by:

Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center
Greenspun

Davis Amusements
Vegas Balloon Rides

Silverton
Findlay Volkswagon

Mix941
Public Education Foundation

Gold Sponsor

Coldwell Banker

ATM Electric
Layton Construction

Silver Sponsors

MountainView Hospital
Sunrise Hospital

Brown & Brown
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada
HSS

Other Sponsors

sourcepoint
HALO

Schedule:

The event is weather dependent. Schedules and activities are subject to change. Get updates at www.Facebook.com/SouthernHillsHospital

Balloon launches occur only in early morning; free event admission unless otherwise noted. Costs are associated with balloon rides, carnival games, amusement rides, food vendors and otherwise noted.  

Friday, Oct. 20

Noon to 11 p.m. -  Amusement rides & carnival games open
5 to 7 p.m. - Balloon Prep for Glow Show (weather permitting)
Evening Glow Show
5 to 9 p.m. - Kids’ arts & crafts, face painting, photo booth & more!
5 to 10 p.m. - Food/Info vendors open

Saturday, Oct. 21

6 to 8 a.m.  - Hot air balloons prepare for launch (weather permitting)
Hot air balloons launch
7 a.m. to 10 p.m. -  Food/Info vendors open
7 a.m. to 11 p.m. - Amusement rides & carnival games open
8 a.m. to 8 p.m. - Kids’ arts & crafts, face painting, photo booth & more!
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Tethered balloon rides open (weather permitting)
Noon to 4 p.m. - Southern Hills Hospital Health Fair (flu shots, blood pressure checks, more!)
Las Vegas Metro Police Search & Rescue Dive
Boat & demonstrations
5 to 7 p.m. - Balloon prep for Glow Show (weather permitting)
Evening Balloon Glow Show

Sunday, Oct. 22

6 to 8 a.m.  - Hot air balloons prepare for launch (weather permitting)
Hot air balloons launch
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Food/Info vendors open.
7 a.m. to 11 p.m. - Amusement rides & carnival games open
8 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Kids’ arts & crafts, face painting, photo booth & more!
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Tethered balloon rides open (weather permitting)

To schedule a hot air balloon passenger ride, call (702) 553-3039 or visit vegasballoonrides.com.

The fundraising event benefits Nevada high school students interested in the healthcare field through the Southern Hills Hospital High School to Healthcare Scholarship program and The Public Education Foundation. Thanks to sponsor and vendor support, Southern Hills Hospital has awarded $84,000 to 21 Nevada high school seniors since 2014. The students receive $1,000 each year for four years toward their college education.

By entering and by your presence at the event, you consent to be photographed, filmed and/or otherwise recorded. Your entry constitutes your consent to such photography, filming and/or recording and to any use, in any and all media now or later known in perpetuity, of your appearance, voice and name for any purpose whatsoever in connection with Southern Hills Hospital’s community events. You understand that all photography, filming and/or recording will be done in reliance on this consent given by you by entering the event area. If you do not agree to the foregoing, please do not enter the event area.


About The Public Education Foundation

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