Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival --- July 2 -6

Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival - July 2 -6

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Sunday, July 6 Tentative Schedule

JULY 7 ~ $5 Parking ~ $6 Admission per person 

Special NOTE:  The 6:30 AM Balloon Launches will take place from various locations throughout the county. These flights will take place each morning from July 3 – July 6, 2013. All evening 6:30 PM Balloon Launches or Fly-Ins WILL take place at the W.K. Kellogg Airport. There will be no evening balloon launch on July 6. The carnival will also not be operating on July 6th. All scheduled activities/events are “weather permitting”.  NO RAIN CHECKS OR REFUNDS.

Children “3 Ft.” and under are FREE ~ ALL DAY ~ EVERY DAY

  • 9 AM PARKING & EVENT GROUNDS OPEN
  • PLEASE NOTE: SKERBECK CARNIVAL WILL NOT BE OPERATING JULY 6TH
  • 10 AM ALL VENDORS OPEN ~ Great food vendors featuring ribs, chicken, steak sandwiches, ice cream, etc.; fun souvenir booths with sunglasses, crafts...and more!
  • 11 AM - 5 PM AIR SHOW AT ITS BEST FEATURING THE US AIR FORCE THUNDERBIRDS
    • ADDITIONAL PERFORMERS:
      • Rob Holland – MXS
      • The Hopper’s – L- 39’s
      • Matt Younkin – Twin Beech 18
      • Kyle Franklin – WACO “Dracula”
      • Paul Stender – Jet Powered School Bus, Jet Powered Polaris RZR and the Jet Doghouse
      • Greg Shetterly in the One Design
      • Roger Buis and OTTO the Helicopter
      • Lt. Col. Jerry Kerby "Jive" in Wild Blue
      • Bob Carlton in the world’s only Super Salto Jet Sailplane
      • Phil Dacy, event announcer
  • No Balloon Launch this evening
  • 7:30 PM EVENT GROUNDS CLOSE

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Applebee’s Battle Creek Wall featuring the BC Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival - Photo by Lisa Burns

“A special Thank you to Applebee’s in Battle Creek for featuring the BC Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival on their wall!  What an amazing job and tributeThank you for the support!

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