Schedule of Events - “It’s Happening In Anthony, Kansas”
May 8-9-10-11 - Lewellen Amusements Carnival × Pay-One-Price Wristbands × Thursday & Friday 6 - 10 p.m. Sunday 1 - 5 p.m. × Advance Wristband coupons available at Jetts, Gene's Heartland Foods, Country at Heart, Higher Grounds & Leather Bounds & Irwin Potter Drug.
Friday, May 9
Balloon pilots, families and crews arriving all day.
Helicopter Rides- 4 p.m. till dark - $40 per person
Tours of Historical Museum of Anthony at no charge from 10 a.m.–noon, 1-4 p.m.
5:30-7:00 p.m. – Mixer for pilots, sponsors & crew at Anthony Municipal Hall
Friday Evening at the Airport
If weather permits the 500 lb, 110' tall Jack-And-The-Box Hot Air Balloon and "Annie" The Lady Bug will fly or glow at the Anthony Airport. weather permitting.
7:30 p.m. - Possible flight or balloon glow hot air balloon will glow
Refueling at Anthony Airport if there is a glow, tether or flight!
Fireworks Display at dark -
Saturday, May 10 
6 a.m. – Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge 
6:30 - 7:30 a.m. - Launch window with balloons flying out of Anthony Airport (weather permitting) 
All Day - US Army National Guard Free Climbing Wall - Mechanical Bull - Joust Pit - Gaming System Located west of the Chamber Office 
All Day - 2014 Anthony Sunflower Balloon Fest Baseball Tournament 
Helicopter Rides - 8 a.m. till dark - $40 per person 
Lewellen Amusements Carnival - All day 
Food Vendors & Craft Vendors - All Day 
Powered Parachutes - Off and on all day at the Anthony Airport - weather permitting 
9 a.m. - Walk Pink, Walk Proud, Walk Kansas Fun Run 
For Information contact Megan Ferrell (620-842- 5445) 
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Show & Shine Car Show at the Harper County Courthouse 
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Kansas Cosmosphere Rocket Launch Activities for Kids 
Tours of Historical Museum of Anthony at no charge from 10–noon, 1-4 p.m. 
11 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. - F-4 Flight Simulator 
12 – 1:30 p.m. – Scout Troop #855 Dutch-Oven Feed; at Wayne Dennis Parking Lot 
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. – Lineup for Parade. 
1 - 3 p.m. - Walk-Around-Magic Show by Bob Phillips 
2 p.m. – Sunflower Balloon Fest Parade, Downtown Anthony 
5 p.m. - Drawing for John Deere Gator at Higher Grounds & Leather Bounds 
5:30 p.m. – Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge 
6 – 7 p.m. – Launch Window-Balloons launch from Anthony Airport (weather permitting). 
If weather permits the 500 lb, 110' tall Jack N D Box Hot Air Balloon and
"Annie" The Lady Bug will glow at the Anthony Airport.
8:30 p.m. – Possible Glow/Tether at the Anthony Airport
Sunday, May 11 
6 a.m.
– Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge 
6:30 – 7:30 a.m. – Launch Window-Balloons fly from Anthony Airport (weather permitting). 
Hot Air Balloon Rides ($150). Call for reservations 918-850-2359 or 620-842-5456. 
Red Hill Track & Trails - Ride Dirt Bikes & 4-Wheelers, FREE all weekend. 
Sunflower Balloon Fest, Sponsored by Anthony Chamber of Commerce

 Anthony Balloon Fest Events and Times

May 9-10-11, 2014

 

For Information | Anthony Chamber of Commerce
P O Box 354 | Anthony KS 67003
620-842-5456