About Our Festival

33 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.

2023 BalloonFest Committee

Executive Committee

Mindi White, President
Joe Robinson, Vice President
Brittany Burkett, Secretary
David Boyer, Treasurer
Heather Herrick, Sponsorship [email protected]
Liz Rogers,
Merchant Vendors
Kristin Flickinger, Media Relations
Sue Kelley,
Pilot Liaison [email protected]
Vickie Reilly,
Live Musical Entertainment [email protected]
John Emser, Volunteer Coordinator
Jim Park,
Cornhole Tournament
Joe Reep,
Food Vendors
Jessica Burgess, Committee Member
Zach Burgess, Committee Member
Emily Grimm, Committee Member
Donna Gilmore, Committee Member
Terry Hildebrand,
Committee Member
Brad Rader, Committee Member
Logan Repp, Committee Member
Ethan Robinson, Committee Member
Luke Wash, Committee Member
Rusty Cates, Voice of BalloonFest