Balloons over Bavarian Inn

925 South Main Street
Frankenmuth, MI 48734
  • Enjoy Hot Air Balloons competing in early morning and evening flights and three Hot Air Balloon Glows during Memorial Day weekend! Hot air balloon pilots compete in morning and evening flights as they float over Frankenmuth. Experience the Village of Balloons at night with the Balloon Glow!

    *Fireworks Show on Sunday at 9:45 pm.

    This event is part of Frankenmuth Dog Bowl - the world’s largest Olympic-style festival for dogs! The festival includes dock and disc dog competitions, sheep herding demonstrations, wiener dog races, Rock N Roll K9s performances, agility competitions, a pet costume parade and contest and so much more! Shop our pet-themed vendor marketplace, sign your dog up for doggie races or lure coursing competitions and explore the more than 40 shops and attractions located in River Place Shops.

    The free two-day family festival takes place Memorial Day weekend and is the same weekend as Balloons over Bavarian Inn, with daily competitions and nightly balloon glow events in the grassy field near River Place Shops.

    Find more information and a full schedule, visit!