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Event Summary

GLOW ON at the BLUE MOON GLOW BAR at this year's Great Forest Park Balloon Race presented by PNC Bank. The Glow Bar is your front row ticket to the spectacular balloon glow on Friday, September 20, 2019! For more details about the Race and Glow please visit

The new in 2019 Glow Bar offers premier views, private bathrooms, cocktails, tasty appetizer stations, opportunity for parking and other special features - tickets are available only for guests ages 21+. 

Ticket options include:

   Blue Moon Glow Bar Adult (guests 21+ only)

   Blue Moon Glow Bar Package (2 adults 21+ and 1 VIP Parking Pass*)


Enjoy the BEST views from the BLUE MOON GLOW BAR tent and patio along with the following amenities:

*A limited supply of VIP Parking Passes available. VIP Parking Passes only available with specific package options.

The 47th anniversary of the Great Forest Park Balloon Race presented by PNC Bank will be held on September 20 & 21, 2019. The Balloon Glow will be on Friday evening. The glow will be on Central Fields (the site of the Race) and will be a walk through event only — not a drive through event. The Balloon Race will take place on Central Fields in Forest Park, on Saturday afternoon, with the grounds opening at noon.

The Great Forest Park Balloon Glow and Race are FREE to attend and open to the public with activities, viewing areas, entertainment and treats for all ages.


Central Fields in Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63110

The Great Forest Park Balloon Race