Balloonfest

Livingston Sensation Singing Contest at Michigan Challenge Balloonfest 2015

The Livingston Sensation Singing Contest was a crowd favorite here at the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest this sunny afternoon. We have some talented members of our community, that’s for sure! Thank you to all of our contestants. Congratulations to Sarah Brown of Howell, MI – our winner of the Livingston Sensation Singing Contest! Here are some […]

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Balloonfest is FULL of fun on Sunday Afternoon!

Events are in full swing at the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest 2015 this sunny Sunday… from shopping at the Arts Festival and Open-Air Marketplace to creating a work of art with Paint & Pour, there is nothing but blue sky, sunshine, and happiness all around this Sunday afternoon. Join us for the Livingston Sensation Singing Competition […]

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A fun-filled final day of the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest 2015 is ready to begin!

It’s Sunday morning, and the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest is waking up to a better forecast and a great schedule of events today! The morning begins with the Arts Festival and Open-Air Marketplace, open today from 10am-4pm. Artists are displaying and selling their hand-crafted work at the juried Arts Festival, and the Open-Air Marketplace (new to […]

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Saturday evening activities cancelled due to weather, Sunday looks exciting!

When it comes to today’s outdoor events, the weather just didn’t want to cooperate. Following the Pilot Meet & Greet, the decision was made to cancel the remainder of the evening’s events due to wet weather conditions. Saturday was filled with fun, in spite of the wet day, including NEW events like Paint & Pour […]

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Michigan Challenge Balloonfest Gears up to Launch today!

Things are getting exciting here at Michigan Challenge Balloonfest, which launches today… The Wade Show Carnival is already in full swing, and other events are scheduled to begin this afternoon at 4:00pm, including the Landing Zone, Arts Festival, and Open-Air Marketplace. CBS 6 did a great story on the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest 2015 this morning […]

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Congratulations Phil Glebe – the 2014 Michigan Challenge Champion!

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Friday Fan Favorites

Our fans, supporters, and attendees are amazing, and that’s a big reason why the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest has been such a great event for so many years (we’re celebrating 30 years in 2014!). Here are some of the fantastic photos you have been sending us, tagging us in, and sharing online about our events & […]

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Highlights from balloonfest 2014: Friday

Friday was a great start to the 30th Anniversary of the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest… The weather was perfect, and the entertainment and attractions were fun for the whole family. Here are some of the highlights from Friday – we are looking forward to another amazing day at the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest today!   Thanks to […]

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Downtown Howell

Sunday, JuneĀ 29 Howell’s Sunday Farmers’ Market

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Meijer mobile unit returns

The Meijer mobile unit was a big hit last year and returns with great activities, gaming, photo booth, free samples, entertainment and giveaways. Kids can ride Sandy, the Meijer penny pony. Meijer sponsors the Windjammers Stunt Kite Team.

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