Kids Schedule

Kidz Zone Hours:
August 8th - 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
August 9th - 10:00 a.m to 10:00 p.m.
August 10th - 10:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m.

Carnival Hours:
August 8th - 4:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
August 9th - 12:00 p.m to 10:30 p.m.
August 10th - 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m.

The 2014 U.S. Bank Midwest Balloon Fest has non-stop fun for kids. Special Shape balloons this year feature DARTH VADER, SHARKY, LINDY (the cool balloon), ELVIS and THE OLD LADY AND THE SHOE.
  • TETHERED BALLOON RIDES will be available for $10 per person Friday, August 8 and Saturday, August 9 from 6-9 p.m.; Saturday, August 9 and Sunday, August10, 6-9 a.m. Weather and Wind Permitting!
  • KIDZ ZONE features bouncy houses, Arts and Crafts Tent, Performing Arts Tent and Stage, sponsored by Coventry Health Care, the Kansas City Symphony Instrumental Petting Zoo. Everything in the Kidz Zone is included in the festival admission price.
There is also a Kid’s Run after the Sunflower Medical Group “Race With the Balloons,” on Saturday, August 9, at the Legends Marketplace. Thee 5K race will begin at 7 a.m. Check out the information on the 5K header.
KC Symphony Instrumental Petting Zoo

Friday, August 8


  • 4:00pm - 10:00pm
KIDZ ZONE
Kidz Zone Tents, Arts and Crafts, Face Painting, Performance, Bouncy Houses and Slides
  • 4:00pm - 11:00pm
Carnival- Arcade and Rides
  • 5:00pm -
Balloon Art Workshop
  • 6:00pm -
Royal Elements Dance
  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Strolling Balloon Artist
  • 7:00pm -
Funky Mama
  • 8:00pm -
Hula Hooper


Saturday, August 9


  • 10:00am - 10:00pm
KIDZ ZONE
Kidz Zone Tents, Arts and Crafts, Face Painting, Performance, Bouncy Houses and Slides
  • 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Carnival- Arcade and Rides
  • 1:30pm -
Balloon Art Workshop
  • 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Symphony Zoo
  • 3:00pm -
Trilogy Performing Arts
  • 4:00pm -
Funky Mama
  • 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Strolling Balloon Artist
  • 5:00pm -
Trilogy Performing Arts
  • 6:00pm -
Happy FUNction Dance Party
  • 7:00pm -
Rockin' Rob
  • 8:00pm -
Hula Hooper


Sunday, August 10


  • 9:00am - 3:00pm
Carnival- Arcade and Rides
  • 10:00am - 3:00pm
KIDZ ZONE
Kidz Zone Tents, Arts and Crafts, Face Painting, Performance, Bouncy Houses and Slides
  • 11:00am -
Royal Elements Dance
  • 11:00am - 2:00pm
Strolling Balloon Artist
  • 12:00pm -
Balloon Art Workshop
  • 1:00pm -
Rockin' Rob
  • 2:00pm -
Trilogy Performing Arts