The Sky Will Be Filled With Colorful And Creative Hot Air Balloons At Red Rock Lake Balloonfest In Iowa

Mark your calendars! You don’t want to miss the colorful, magical Iowa festival coming to Lake Red Rock in Pella for its tenth year on July 9-11, 2021. It’s the biggest event of the summer in these parts, and here’s why.

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To learn more about Red Rock Lake Balloonfest and this year’s schedule of events, visit the festival’s website here or Facebook page here. Note that all events are weather permitting. And of course, if you do end up with some extra time to spare between festival activities, make sure to grab a treat from Pella’s famous Dutch bakery!

Address: Lake Red Rock, Iowa, USA