2022 Ravenna Balloon A-Fair Schedule of Events/Entertainment

Ravenna Downtown

Thursday September 15th

Children's Parade - Sponsored by Ravenna McDonald's


5:30 pm (Registration Begins - at the corner of Prospect & Spruce Street)
6:30 pm (Parade Steps off)

Entertainment: Magic Show after parade by Magic by Kel.

Children's Characters by Character Express

Mini Marshal - Arlyn Morris
Children's Parade Theme: "Be Brave and Take Flight"


Each child that signs up for the Children's Parade will receive a goody bag.

Friday, September 16th

 

7:00 am - 9:30 am

BAF Community Kick Off Breakfast Community Breakfast (RSVP by September 3rd)

Please call 330-296-FAIR(3247) to reserve your spot.


Breakfast Catered by Ravenna Eagles
Location: Fraternal Order of Eagles, 812 Cleveland Rd. Ravenna, OH 44266

 
$12 per person

Friday, September 16th

 

5:30pm Gates Open

DJ by Brian Wolfe of Wolfe Rock Radio

Inflatables

NEO Bubble Soccer

Children's Characters

Food/Beer Vendors

Craft Booths

Hot Air Balloon Night Glow at dusk

6:00pm-10:00pm - Live music by Aftermath - Experience the 60's

SUNBEAU Valley Farm

General Public Admission Gate off of Brady Lake Road • $5.00 per person per day • Children 12 and under - FREE Admission with a paid adult • Inflatables, Hot Air Balloon Night Glow, Music, Concessions, Craft Booths, Helicopter Rides & more.

Ravenna Downtown

Saturday, September 17th

7:00 am Ravenna Downtown Parade Line Up
9:00 am Grand Parade Sponsored by
7/17 Credit Union

Judged by: All American Judges

 

Grand Marshal - Brad Crislip

Grand Parade Theme: "Carried Up & Away with Community Spirit"

9am - 5:30pm Downtown Festival:

Live Entertainment & Demonstrations • Crafts, Displays & Food Booths • Children's Alley - Designed especially for children • Children's Stage • Motor Alley

East Stage

11:00am - 11:45am The Circulators

12:00pm - 1:30pm Changes

2:00pm - 4:25pm Invincible

West Stage

12:00pm - 1:15pm Blue Cadillac

1:35pm - 2:50pm Jah Messengers Reggae

3:10pm - 4:25pm Thrown 2 Gether

Courthouse Lawn

11am Opening Ceremony - Parade Awards

Children's Alley Stage

11:00am - 12:00am Realm of the Reptile

12:00am - 12:30pm Top Floor Performance Team

 1:00pm - 1:30pm Voices of Praise Youth Choir

 2:00pm - 2:30pm Magic by Kel

 2:30pm - 3:30pm Mr. Jeff - Children's Music Show

*12:00pm - 4:00pm The Amazing Balloon Bender Pipiolo

SUNBEAU Valley Farm

General Public Admission Gate off of Brady Lake Road • $5.00 per person per day • Children 12 and under - FREE Admission with a paid adult • Inflatables, Hot Air Balloon Launch, Jeep Show, Car Crush, Craft Booths, Concessions, and Helicopter Rides & more.

Saturday, September 17th

 

3:00pm Gates Open to the Public

Helicopter Rides will be offered

Inflatables

NEO Bubble Soccer

Craft Booths

Pipiolo the Balloon Bender

Food/Beer Vendors

Face Painting

Jeep Show with car crush

(For more information on this, please visit www.ravennaballoonafairjeepshow.com)

Children's Characters

Claw'd the Crazy Crab Balloon sponsored by Cross Country Mortgage LLC

Entertainment:

4:00pm-11:00pm Brian Wolfe: Wolfe Rock Radio

4:00pm-6:30pm Humbucker Live

7:00pm-11:00pm The 303 Band

4:00pm Car Crush (as part of the Jeep Show)

5:30pm Hot Air Balloons Lift off & Static Display (Weather Permitting)

Dark Fireworks

Sunday, September 18th

11:00am Gates Open to the Public

Helicopter Rides will be offered

Inflatables

Craft Booths

Food/Beer Vendors

Face Painting

Car Show

Children's Characters

Claw'd the Crazy Crab Balloon sponsored by Cross Country Mortgage LLC

Entertainment:

11:30pm-5:00pm DJ James Carder

11:45pm-1:45pm Overboard: The Love Boat Band

2:00pm Realm of the Reptile Show
2:15pm-3:30pm University of Akron Steel Drum Band

4:00pm-5:30pm The Shootouts

5:30pm Final Hot-Air Balloon Lift-Off & Static Display (Weather Permitting)

The Balloon A-Fair is held rain or shine

All hot-air balloon lift-offs are weather permitting

Entrance fees are non-refundable

No pets of any kind are allowed downtown Ravenna
and at SUNBEAU Valley Farm during the festival. (Only working
dogs are permitted). No bicycles, skates, skateboards are allowed
during the festival.