Schedule of Events:
(All Events Weather Permitting)
All events other than the Balloon Bash on Saturday evening are free to the public.
Friday morning school launches at 8 a.m. from various schools and Happy State Bank locations around the city including:
Margaret Wills Elementary
Happy State Bank - Soncy Location
Happy State Bank - Georgia Location
Happy State Bank - Coulter Location
Friday Night Glow
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Don Harrington Discovery Center
Balloons will inflate and light up the park around the Discovery Center.
Saturday Morning at 7 a.m. 9 a.m. from the High Plains Children's Home at 11461 S Western Street
Saturday Night: 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Don Harrington Discovery Center.
Tickets are $50 per couple. Tickets can be purchased at www.familycarefdn.org.
Events include access to the Discovery Center exhibits, meal, silent auction and a live auction.
Palo Duro Canyon Lift-Off
Sunday Morning at Palo Duro Canyon. Park opens its gates at 6 a.m.
Free admission, but donations accepted at the gate to benefit Family Care Foundation and the Friends of Palo Duro.
Weather permitting, pilots will lift off from the canyon floor; if winds are too high above the canyon but low enough in the canyon, there will be a morning glow.