Lisle Eyes to the Skies Festival

July 2, 2017 @ 1:15 PM – 2:00 PM
Lisle Community Park
Google Analytics Dashboard for WP (GADWP)


The annual Eyes to the Skies Hot Air Balloon Festival is one of Lisle’s most treasured events. Approximately 80,000 people attend this annual, family-oriented event, which celebrates its 35th Anniversary in 2017.  This annual event features colorful hot air balloons, balloon launches, balloon flights and dramatic evening balloon glows.

Festival highlights include:

  • Carnival
  • Food Court
  • Craft Fair
  • Children’s Area
  • Concerts
  • Balloon Launches, Balloons Glows
  • Spectacular Nightly Fireworks at 9:45 p.m.
  • “Serena’s Song” – The nation’s first wheelchair accessible balloon, which provides tethered rides to children and adults with disabilities, weather permitting
The festival has been featured on the Today Show, Good Morning America, and on 6 different segments of CNN’s Headline News.