March 3rd, 2016 3:10 PM by Sharon Mason
Out West Balloon Fest takes off this weekend
The nearly spring Arizona weather is perfect to enjoy outdoors. And if you love colorful air balloons, yummy food and the energy of outdoor festivities, then you’ll definitely want to visit the Outwest Balloon Fest this weekend. This Friday March 4th, 5th, and 6th kicks off the second edition of the balloon festival at the University of Phoenix Stadium located at 1 Cardinals Dr, Glendale, AZ.
There is something for everyone at this family fun event including music, vendors, food, Kidszone for the grandkids and, of course tons of breathtaking, colorful hot air balloons. Participants have the chance to get a taste of the balloon ride experience on site with a tethered ride each evening of the festival or go for the full experience of a passenger balloon ride on Friday, Saturday and Sunday morning.
And if you want to get some exercise while supporting a great cause, then you can register for the G1GABLAST 5k Fun Run on Saturday, March 5th at 7:00am on the University of Phoenix Stadium property. The family friendly 5k fun run benefits Cox Charities with one lucky random race registrant will be dran to win an iPad Pro. The fun begins March 4th and 5th from 5:30am to 9:00pm and ends March 6th at 4:00pm. Visit outwestballoonfest.com for ticket pricing and schedule details.
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