Balloons Over Bend returns for another colorful and high-flying weekend later this month
BEND, ORE., July 5 – Lay It Out Events is pleased to announce the return of an annual favorite – The RE/MAX Key Properties Over Bend Balloons, July 22-24.
Where else will you find breathtaking views of hot air balloons drifting across the horizon of the Cascade Mountains? It’s all about early morning launches, nighttime glows and unforgettable memories.
This weekend is filled with hot air balloon fun, including three days of early morning launches and a Night Glow presented by Co Energy Propane Friday night at Central Oregon Community College.
Proceeds from the event will be donated to the COCC Foundation. Central Oregon Community College Foundation scholarships have enabled students to learn new skills, earn technical certificates, complete two-year associate degrees, and be prepared for the rest of their college education. undergraduate at a college or university.
“We are thrilled to continue supporting Balloons Over Bend,” said Ryan Buccola, Broker/Owner of RE/MAX Key Properties. “This event is one of the hallmarks of summer in Bend and really reminds us why we love living here. Whether it’s your first time or your fifth time, it’s always magical to get together with friends and neighbors and to watch the balloons shine at night, then touch the sky the next morning.
The balloons will be launched from R. Jewell Elementary on Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings, beginning just as the sun begins to rise. Morning launches are free!
Tickets are on sale now for the annual Bend Night Glow, at the Central Oregon Community College campus. Attendees can listen to live music, shop in the market, and have a drink or a bite to eat. The balloons will be inflated and then they will light up from the inside to glow at sunset.