Color the Skies Ripon 2012 HOT Air Balloon on September 1

PRESS RELEASE – Ripon, CA – Weekend, September 1-2, 2012, come and experience the 7th Annual Color The Skies Hot Air Balloon Festival. This unique benefit is raising awareness and financial support for Children’s Hospital Central California (

Color The Skies is central California’s only hot air balloon festival bringing together Hot Air Balloonists, Skydivers, a synchronized kite show and Air George medical transport helicopter.This 2 day festival is power packed with onstage entertainment; including clowns, youth performers, and demonstration teams.

A pancake breakfast, tethered balloon rides, train rides, carnival rides and games (including a jump roping zone), along with arts and crafts will entertain the entire family. Vendors, concessions and festival merchandise available. FREE TOY GIVEAWAY!

Festival hours are 6am – 2pm. Admission is free. A $5 donation will be accepted for convenient parking. Register for the Rise.Shine.Give.RUN. (1 Mile, 5K and Fun Run) to win great prizes and free parking.


Phone: (209) 599-4483

Media Contact: Jessica Coleman


Phone: (209) 599-4483