This Weekend in Bend is the annual 8th annual Northwest Community Balloons over Bend Festival in Old Mill District. Looking for a fun family activity this weekend in Bend, Oregon? Don't miss the annual Balloons over Bend Festival. Starting around 6:30 am on Saturday and Sunday balloons will launch from River Bend Park and can be seen from all over Bend. This is the first year the Balloons will be launching from River Bend Park, it's bound to be a beautiful morning on the Deschutes River. If you're not an early bird then come by Riverbend Saturday evening for Night Glow. Around sunset, Balloons will be tethered and inflated at the park. A beautiful display that lights up the night skies is a definite must see family event in Bend! Balloons Over Bend in Old Mill District Flickr River from past years events Saturday, June 5, 2010 Balloons Over Bend Event Schedule6:00 am - 7:30 am: Balloon Launch and Breakfast in Riverbend Park on the Deschutes River 6:30 am: BALLOON LAUNCH! 10:00 am - 8:00 pm: Balloons Over Bend Festival at the Old Mill District 8:30 pm - ?: Night Glow in River Bend Bark
Sunday, June 6, 2010 Balloons Over Bend Event Schedule6:00 am - 7:30 am: Balloon Launch & Breakfast at Riverbend Park on the Deschutes River 6:30 am: BALLOON LAUNCH 10:00 am - 6:00 pm: Balloons Over Bend Festival at the Old Mill District
The festival takes place across the river from the shopping at Old Mill District. The festival will include a fun filled day of performances all day by local artists, yummy local food and beer garden, bouncy houses and kids activities, street painting and local vendors. Form more information on the 2010 Northwest Community Balloons Over Bend Festival at Old Mill District visit their website http://www.balloonsoverbend.com/.