The LaRosa’s Balloon Glow at Coney Island Amusement Park in Cincinnati is a great family-friendly event.
This free event on July 3rd allows you to get up close to hot air balloons and ends with Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks.
During the event, you can walk around and talk to the hot air balloon operators and observe how the hot air balloons are set up. The balloons are even more beautiful at night.
The only cost is parking. Food and drink concessions will be available for purchase during the event. No outside coolers allowed.
I would suggest bringing a chair or a blanket to sit on if you plan on being there a long time.
You can read more about our previous visit to the waterpark and rides here.
Additional Free Things to Do at the Balloon Glow Event
- Ride on their storybook paddleboats
- Play a round of mini-golf
- Play on interactive inflatables
Sunlite Water Adventure
Hours 10 am-9:30 PM
For an additional fee you can purchase tickets for Sunlite Water Adventure online or at the gate.
What Does the Sunlite Water Adventure Admission Include?
Sunlite Water Adventure Admission Includes:
- Sunlite Pool
- Twister Water Slides
- Typhoon Tower
- Cannonball Cove
- New floating obstacle course, The Challenge Zone
For the best value purchase tickets online that also include your parking fee. You also get the skip the admission booth line with online tickets.
How Much is Parking for the Coney Island Balloon Glow?
The event is free but there is a fee for parking.
- $10 until 2 PM
- $15 after 2 PM
- *Parking is only available for purchase at the gate upon arrival
Coney Island Balloon Glow Schedule on July 3rd
- 2-8 PM – Inflatables
- 5-9 PM – Craft beer booths in Moonlite Pavilion
- 8-10 PM Balloon Glow in Moonlite Mall
- 10:15 PM – Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks puts on a beautiful display over Lake Como!
You can find out more about the Balloon Glow Event from the Coney Island Amusement Park website.
Where is Coney Island Amusement Park Located?
Coney Island Amusement Park is located at 6201 Kellogg Ave, Cincinnati, OH.