RUBY MOUNTAIN BALLOON FESTIVAL Elko, Nevada                                                                                                                                    Spring Creek, Nevada
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Photo by Brandi DeMars 2013
2018 Schedule of Events All Balloon Festival Events Are FREE to the Public All planned activities are weather permitting Thursday, July 26 4:00 pm Pilot check-in and mandatory pilot briefing - (Northeastern Nevada Museum). 5:00 pm Pilot/Sponsor   Meet   &   Greet   -   (Northeastern   Nevada   Museum)   Food   provided   by Hilton Garden Inn). Friday, July 27 5:00 am Pilots, Crew, and Sponsors arrive.  In town pilots, briefing will be at Chamber of Commerce.  Spring Creek pilots, briefing will be on the launch field. 6:00 am Media Day Flights from various locations in Elko. Balloon Flights from Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway) 1:00 - 3:00 pm Kids Program (Elko City Park) 7:00pm Balloon Glow in Elko (Elko City Park). Saturday, July 28 5:00am Pilots, Crew and Sponsors arrive – Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway). Briefing will be on the launch field. 6:00am Sponsored Mass Ascension – Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway). Sunday, July 29 5:00am Pilots, Crew, and Sponsors arrive – Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway). Briefing will be on the launch field. 6:00am Sponsored Mass Ascension – Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway). 10:00am Awards Brunch – Pilots, Crews and Sponsors – (Stockmen’s Hotel).   For locations of each event click  HERE
RUBY MOUNTAIN BALLOON FESTIVAL Elko, Nevada                                                                                                                                    Spring Creek, Nevada RUBY MOUNTAIN BALLOON FESTIVAL Elko, Nevada                                                                                                                                    Spring Creek, Nevada
Photo by Brandi DeMars 2013
2018 Schedule of Events All Balloon Festival Events Are FREE to the Public All planned activities are weather permitting Thursday, July 26 4:00 pm Pilot   check-in   and   mandatory   pilot   briefing   - (Northeastern Nevada Museum). 5:00 pm Pilot/Sponsor   Meet   &   Greet   -   (Northeastern Nevada    Museum)    Food    provided    by    Hilton Garden Inn). Friday, July 27 5:00 am Pilots, Crew, and Sponsors arrive.  In town pilots, briefing will be at Chamber of Commerce.  Spring Creek pilots, briefing will be on the launch field. 6:00 am Media Day Flights from various locations in Elko. Balloon Flights from Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway) 1:00 - 3:00 pm Kids Program (Elko City Park) 7:00pm Balloon Glow in Elko (Elko City Park). Saturday, July 28 5:00am Pilots, Crew and Sponsors arrive – Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway). Briefing will be on the launch field. 6:00am Sponsored Mass Ascension – Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway). Sunday, July 29 5:00am Pilots, Crew, and Sponsors arrive – Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway). Briefing will be on the launch field. 6:00am Sponsored Mass Ascension – Spring Creek Sports Complex (Springfield Parkway off Licht Parkway). 10:00am Awards Brunch – Pilots, Crews and Sponsors – (Stockmen’s Hotel).   For locations of each event click  HERE