Colorado Balloon Classic
BEST BETDATE: September 1 2012, 6:00 AM to September 3 2012, 9:30 AMCost:Free.CATEGORY: Special EventsVENUE INFORMATION:Memorial Park1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave.Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Head down to Colorado Springs to see one of the most colorful skies in the Rocky Mountain Region. More than 75 hot air balloons of all shapes and sizes will dot the morning sky, but don't be just a spectator. Talk with the balloonists, take a ride, or even crew one of the balloons. Have a camera? Submit your best shots for the photo contest. Stick around after the sun sinks behind Pikes Peak to see the grounded balloon's filled and glowing in the dark. Sat 6-9:30 a.m., 5-8 p.m.; Sun 6-9:30 a.m., 5-8 p.m.; Mon 6-9:30 a.m.