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The Ohio Challenge Balloon Festival

The Ohio Challenge Balloon Festival
Past Event - Saturday, July 16, 2022
This page may be updated if the event is repeated
Smith Park
500 Tytus Ave, Middletown, OH 45042 [map it]
Check website for important information on pricing and parking / shuttle

Hot air balloon competition, live music, carnival, car show, skydiving demonstrations, balloon glow, fireworks and more!

The Ohio Challenge Balloon Festival

Hot Air Balloon Festival 2022

The Ohio Challenge is a sanctioned hot air balloon competition. This year 30 participants will race to win the coveted Ohio Challenge Trophy and a bid to attend the Nationals.

Hot Air Balloon Festival, Middletown OHOther activities include:

  • Outdoor concerts
  • Car Show
  • Food vendors
  • Arts & craft
  • Carnival rides
  • Night Balloon Glow
  • Hot Air Balloon Tethered Rides
  • Biplane rides
  • Hot Air Balloon Rides
  • Fireworks!

I-75/Exit 32: Follow the balloon signs to downtown Middletown and Middletown Regional Airport. Parking is at the airport with shuttle to Smith Park.

Please visit our website for a full schedule and parking information!

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  • Event Venue:

    Smith Park
    500 Tytus Ave
    Middletown, OH 45042
    [Get Map]
    Call: 513-425-1897
    This park features playground equipment, picnic tables, grills, baseball diamond, soccer fields, picnic shelters, multiuse trail, fishing pond, Locktenders House, skatepark, and new splash pad.

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