The Chamber of Commerce is pleased to sponsor this great event! The weekend is full of fun activities, beginning with the Wine & Food Festival on Friday night, the Music & Micro Brew Festival on Saturday, and the mass balloon ascensions on both Saturday and Sunday morning. The fun and festivities continue all weekend!
Friday, September 15th, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
Music & Micro Brew Festival
Saturday, September 16th, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Enjoy tasting some unique new brews while listening to great live music all day long in Town Park/Athletic Field. Food vendors and kid’s activities make this a day for the whole family. As the sun sets we will be surrounded by hot air balloons for the annual “night glow.”
Tickets sold at gate. $10 general admission/$25 with souvenir glass and beer tasting.
Mass Balloon Ascension
Saturday and Sunday, September 16th & 17th (approximately 8 a.m.)
Over 30 balloons fill the sky each morning for the mass balloon ascension! On Saturday morning, watch them lift off from downtown Pagosa Springs, and on Sunday, see them float over the Pagosa Lakes area during the morning hours.
CLICK HERE for balloon pilot application.
Breakfast With Balloons
Saturday morning, Sept 17, 7 to 10 am.
The Geothermal Greenhouse Partnership is hosting the 2nd Annual Colorfest Breakfast with Balloons at their site on the San Juan River at 5th Street. Attendees will enjoy an exceptional gourmet breakfast and champagne with a perfect view of the spectacular Colorfest balloons ascension. The site will be contained for breakfast-goers who will be entertained with relaxing music by world-class saxophonist Bob Hemenger. Guests are asked to bring folding chairs, blankets, cameras and binoculars. Tickets are $40 for adults and $20 for children (10 & under) and may be purchased at the Chamber or online at pagosagreen.org.
Brilliant colors will be flying at Pagosa’s iconic 5K ColorFest Color Run/Walk that begins at 8am on Saturday morning, September 17th. As color runners, and walkers, venture out on the course, colorful balloons will be filling the skies along the entire run route. This race is a fundraiser hosted by Archuleta County Victim’s Assistance.
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