Event Information

Regatta Event Information


16th Annual

Page lake Powell Balloon Regatta

Page, Arizona • November 1 – 4, 2018

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


Thursday, November 1, 2018

All Day | Education Day at Page Schools

Pilots check-in

Pilot and Sponsor Meet and Greet


Friday, November 2, 2018

Media Flight Day

7:00am | Morning Briefing and Launch at Lake Powell National Golf Course

3:00pm – 10:00pm | Regatta Street Fair in the Elm Street Mall Parking Lot – Beer Garden, live music, games and rides!

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Sponsor Day

7:00am | Morning Briefing and Launch at Lake Powell National Golf Course

11:00am – 10:00pm | Regatta Street Fair in the Elm Street Mall Parking Lot – Beer Garden, live music, games and rides!

6:30pm – 8:00pm | Balloon Glow on Lake Powell Blvd. from Vista Ave. to South Navajo


Sunday, November 4, 2018

Crew Appreciation Day

7:00am | Morning Briefing and Launch at Lake Powell National Golf Course


All flights are weather permitting. Pilot parking will be marked and a pass will be required.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


Thursday, November 1, 2018

All Day | Education Day at Page Schools

Pilots check-in

Pilot and Sponsor Meet and Greet


Friday, November 2, 2018

Media Flight Day

7:00am | Morning Briefing and Launch at Lake Powell National Golf Course

3:00pm – 10:00pm | Regatta Street Fair in the Elm Street Mall Parking Lot – Beer Garden, live music, games and rides!


Saturday, November 3, 2018

Sponsor Day

7:00am | Morning Briefing and Launch at Lake Powell National Golf Course

11:00am – 10:00pm | Regatta Street Fair in the Elm Street Mall Parking Lot – Beer Garden, live music, games and rides!

6:30pm – 8:00pm | Balloon Glow on Lake Powell Blvd. from Vista Ave. to South Navajo


Sunday, November 4, 2018

Crew Appreciation Day

7:00am | Morning Briefing and Launch at Lake Powell National Golf Course


Places to Stay

In the Page & Lake Powell Area

REGATTA HOST HOTELS

These hotels graciously donate rooms for the pilots who participate in the event. We appreciate their generosity and hope you will take an opportunity to stay in one of these hotels and support the businesses who support Regatta.

Clarion | 751 S. Lake Powell Blvd. | 928-645-9000
Comfort Inn 890 Haul Rd. | 800-992-2694
Courtyard by Marriott 600 Clubhouse Dr. | 928-645-5000
Days Inn & Suites 961 N Hwy 89 | 928-645-2800
Hampton Inn & Suites 294 Sandhill Rd. | 928-645-0075
Holiday Inn Express 643 S. Lake Powell Blvd. | 928-645-9900
La Quinta Inn & Suites 70 Kaibab Rd. | 928-645-9898
Page Boy Motel 150 N. Lake Powell Blvd. | 928-645-2416
Quality Inn 287 N Lake Powell Blvd | 928-645-8851
Super 8 Motel 649 S Lake Powell Blvd | 928-645-5858
Toroweap Villas | 928-691-0899
Travelodge 207 S Lake Powell Blvd | 928-645-2451

 

 

RV CAMPING

There are two options for RV camping in Page, which are listed below:

Wahweap Campground/ RV Park

www.lakepowell.com

100 Lake Shore Dr.  | Page, AZ 86040

(928)645-1059  •  (800)528-6154

 

Page Lake Powell Campground

www.pagecampground.com

849 Hwy. 98  |  Page, AZ 86040

(928)645-3374 •  cgmanager@baits.com

 

CAMPING

For Camping, it is recommended that you contact the National Park Service for information on current authorized camp areas.

National Park Service

691 Scenic View Rd | Page, AZ 86040

(928)608-6200




ENTERTAINMENT


The Page Lake Powell Balloon Regatta is fun for the whole family! Daily balloon flights in the morning and all sorts of activities at the Street Fair, Friday and Saturday nights. You won’t want to miss it!

Beer Garden  •  Live Music  •  Carnival Games  •  Rides  • Kids Activities  •  Food Vendors  •   Saturday Night Balloon Glow
& More!


Featuring Live Music from:

2018 TO BE ANNOUNCED


Balloon Regatta FAQS

When is the Balloon Regatta?

The Balloon Regatta is always the first weekend in November

What time do balloons launch every day?

Launches happen each morning around 7:30 AM

Where do the balloons launch from?

Most of the balloons launch from Lake Powell National Golf Course, holes 4 & 5, across Lake Powell Blvd from Page Lumber.

What if there is bad weather?

Launches take place as weather permits

Are pilots paid to participate in the event?

Pilots are NOT paid to participate. Pilots pay an entry fee which is reimbursed to them in $2 bills when they show up to fly. Watch for these bills in your place of business!

Are there educational events associated with the Balloon Regatta?

Educational programs are conducted by selected pilots in our schools on Thursday of the event week.

How many balloons/pilots participate each year?

There are 55+ pilots and their balloons each year who participate

Can I take part in the event at all?

If you would like to have a hands-on experience, crew is always needed the mornings of flights to help set up and take down the balloons.


Balloon Regatta FAQS

When is the Balloon Regatta?

The Balloon Regatta is always the first weekend in November

What time do balloons launch every day?

Launches happen each morning around 7:30 AM

Where do the balloons launch from?

Most of the balloons launch from Lake Powell National Golf Course, holes 4 & 5, across Lake Powell Blvd from Page Lumber.

What if there is bad weather?

Launches take place as weather permits

Are pilots paid to participate in the event?

Pilots are NOT paid to participate. Pilots pay an entry fee which is reimbursed to them in $2 bills when they show up to fly. Watch for these bills in your place of business!

Are there educational events associated with the Balloon Regatta?

Educational programs are conducted by selected pilots in our schools on Thursday of the event week.

How many balloons/pilots participate each year?

There are 55+ pilots and their balloons each year who participate

Can I take part in the event at all?

If you would like to have a hands-on experience, crew is always needed the mornings of flights to help set up and take down the balloons.