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    • Ponca State Park offers breathtaking natural views, a variety of outdoor activities, meeting facilities, lodging and more. Truly a place "...where people and nature meet."

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    • Many memories have been created and shared in Dixon County. Bring your family, and create memories you will never forget.

    • Attractions

Hot Air Balloon Festival – October

  • Venue:
    Hot Air Balloon Festival
  • Place:
    Wakefield, Nebraska
 
 

Come join the fun at the Wakefield Hot Air Balloon Festival & Craft Show – a weekend of balloons, food and fun. Enjoy morning and evening balloon launches, as well as other family friendly activities like

Come join the fun at the Wakefield Hot Air Balloon Festival & Craft Show – a weekend of balloons, food and fun. Enjoy morning and evening balloon launches, as well as other family friendly activities like: 

  • Craft Fair & Quilting Show
  • Kiddie Train
  • Firetruck Rides
  • Fun Run/Walk
  • Omelet Feed

 

The Night Glow

balloon1Don’t miss the Night Glow – a breathtaking, evening balloon launch. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Enjoy delicious “smores” and hot chocolate.

 

 

* Events are held Weather Permitting - Strong winds and other weather can cancel flights. For the specific schedule of events and more information see the Wakefield Hot Air Balloon Festival website.

* The specific schedule of events and exhibits may vary from year to year. See the Dixon County Fair website for more information or contact the Dixon County Fair.

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