• Overview

    Eyes to the Skies hot air balloon festival is one of Chicagoland Area's largest summer festivals. Eyes to the Skies offers performances by nationally known musical groups, the best in local band performances, a large carnival, a 50-booth craft fair, a special children’s area with many entertainment options, two food courts with diverse offerings and of course, daily launches of hot air balloons and a balloon glow. Fireworks also occur each night of the festival.

    Also offered is convenient parking and shuttle service that provides transportation between the parking lots and the festival. Eyes to the Skies attracts an attendance each year approaching 90,000. The festival has been featured on the Today Show, Good Morning America and on six different segments of CNN’s Headline News.

  • Amenities
    • Map Code: G-9