KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) —The skies over Kalamazoo will be filled with color this weekend as the Kalamazoo Balloon Fest celebrates its 10th anniversary.

The event runs Aug. 26 to Aug. 28 and features balloon launches each day, and balloon glow events in the evenings. It takes place at Gull Meadow Farm and includes activities for kids, food trucks and a car show.

Show organizer Derrick Jones said the event has become an end of summer tradition for many families in the area.

The forecast looks favorable for balloon riders and festival goers. We’re looking at mostly dry weather this weekend, with temperatures holding in the low 80s.

  • Balloon Festival Saturday (Ellen Bacca)
  • August 27, 2022 balloon ride at Kalamazoo Balloon Fest (Ellen Bacca)

Follow the event Facebook page for more details on balloon launch times and any changes due to weather.

August 27, 2022 balloon ride at Kalamazoo Balloon Fest (Ellen Bacca)