At Tunes & Balloons, the sky is filled with dazzling hot air balloons while great music floats through the air. At this post-festival celebration of the cherry blossoms and the official finale of the 2015 Cherry Blossom Festival, there is fun for all ages with activities for children, live entertainment, hot air balloon rides, Botanical Garden tours, food and beverage vendors, and an amazing fireworks display. Pack a picnic basket and share the evening with good friends or family.
The Middle Georgia State College Jazz Band will provide soulful musical entertainment at dusk!
TOUR the BRAND NEW 83,000 sq-ft, state of the art Recreation & Wellness Center at Middle Georgia State College – Macon Campus
Waddell Barnes Botanical Gardens at Middle Georgia State College
Enjoy the beautiful Waddell Barnes Botanical Garden at Middle Georgia State College with this easy-to-follow self-guided tour. Make sure to stop at their newest addition, the Cherry Tree Garden!
Click here to download the self-guided brochure for the tour in Waddell Barnes Botanical Gardens.
Hot Air Balloon Rides
Hot air balloon tether ride height depends on weather conditions but range from thirty to fifty feet in the air. Balloons glow at dusk. Balloon rides are provided by Sky Cab Balloon Promotions.
Children are under 12 years old, and they must have an adult present to sign the waiver.
Children under 8 must have a parent, or older sibling, accompany them on the ride.
Tunes & Balloons Details
- Free parking
- Blankets and lawn chairs encouraged
- Food/beverages for purchase
- No glass or pets