Macomb Balloon Rally

September 6 - 7, 2013

It's a fantastic world of color in the sky! Enjoy 30 hot air balloons at the Macomb Balloon Rally, an annual spectacle since 1987!

The Macomb Balloon Rally festivities take place at Vince Grady Field on University Drive on the campus of WIU. There is a mass ascension on Friday evening, a fly-in to Vince Grady Field Saturday morning, another flight Saturday evening, topped with the very popular balloon glow at dusk! Bring your cameras and lawn chairs or blankets!

For more information, please call the Macomb Area Convention & Visitors Bureau at 309.833.1315 or email