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     We invite you to participate in the 1st official r/c balloon rally for the Elks 347 Ottumwa Pro Balloon Races. This will be our 46th year hosting balloon competitions and we would love to expand and include your love for the hobby of r/c ballooning. This event is one of the largest in our  area in June, starting on Wednesday the 19th and runs through Sunday the 23rd. The Balloon Race and r/c balloon rally will be held June 21st-23rd. There will be entertainment, a large  carnival and activities for the entire family running through the weekend. Come  join us for a fun filled weekend!!! 

Flights are scheduled for Friday evening, Saturday morning,  Saturday evening and Sunday morning (contingency plan if flight is weathered  out). We will also be hosting a night glow on Friday and Saturday night (this will be combined with the full size balloons) 

entry fee is $75 checks made payable to Ottumwa Pro Balloon races 

fill out form on next page and send check to :    Elk Lodge #347

                                                                             413 S Iowa Ave

                                                                          Ottumwa, Iowa 52501


                      Venmo option is now also available on next page

  • Hotel room provided for 2 nights  Friday and saturday if you require one

  • Pilot packs

  • Propane provided come full, leave full

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