The Great Forest Park Balloon Race presented by PNC Bank is a free event and free street and public lot parking is available throughout Forest Park.

Pease keep in mind spots are limited so we suggest you plan ahead and arrive as early as you can. All of the notes and restrictions/closures listed below will be in effect to help with safety, traffic flow and ease of access to Forest Park. Food trucks, concession and beverages will all be available beginning as early as 5 p.m. on Friday evening and Noon on Saturday. Attendees are also welcome to bring a picnic – soft-sided coolers and cans only, please, and no grills or open flames.