About Our Festival

32 years of high flying fun!  BalloonFest promises to be an outing with the entire family in mind. Everyone will enjoy the colorful Ashland skies as the hot air balloons fill the air for this memorable weekend. Delight yourself in the festivities! Each year you attend you will have a new experience to treasure for years to come. Entertainment, music, shows, and an assortment of food vending is all part of the nonstop activities.

2022 BalloonFest Committee

Executive Committee

Mindi White, President
Joe Robinson, Vice President
Emily Grimm, Secretary
David Boyer, Treasurer
Heather Herrick, Sponsorship heatherballoonfest@gmail.com
Liz Rogers,
Merchant Vendors
Kristin Flickinger, Media Relations
Sue Kelley,
Pilot Liaison pilots@ashlandohioballoonfest.com
Vickie Reilly,
Live Musical Entertainment entertainment@ashlandohioballoonfest.com

Other Committee Members

John Emser, Volunteer Coordinator
Jim Park,
Cornhole Tournament
Joe Reep,
Food Vendors
Donna Gilmore,
Committee Member
Terry Hildebrand,
Committee Member
Brad Rader, Committee Member
Linda Goodman,
Stephanie Featheringill, Ashland Park
     District Representative
Rusty Cates, Voice of BalloonFest