Kroger Great BalloonFest℠ Tribute

Hot air balloons will take to the sky in a special tribute to the Great Balloon Race! The Kentucky Derby Festival is partnering with Kroger this year to fly a tribute to the Great BalloonFest on April 24th (with a rain date of Sunday, April 25th).

Be on the lookout for Hot Air Balloons floating through the sky.

And if you can spot a balloon, you could win your own Balloon Ride for two! 




2021 WINNER: Mary Ubelhart


It’s a chance to win one of two Balloon Rides (for 2), sponsored by Kroger – just spot the balloons in the Air on April 24, 2021 (or the rain date of April 25th, 2021).

How to enter?  

    1. Spot a hot air balloon or balloons as part of the Kroger Great BalloonFest Tribute
    2. Snap A Picture
    3. post it to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or TikTok and tag #SpotTheBalloon to be entered to win 

*Must enter by May 1, 2021 to be eligible. Winners randomly selected. (#SpotABalloon and other close variations were also considered in the random selection.)






Got a little one? Don’t forget to download a Pegasus Coloring Page for the Kroger Great BalloonFest Tribute! Download the BalloonFest Coloring Page

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