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26th Annual Children's Festival

Saving Grace is excited for our 26th annual Children's Festival!

For 26 years Saving Grace has hosted their annual summer Children’s Festival. This will be the 4th annual Balloons Over Bend Children’s Festival benefiting Saving Grace at Riverbend Park; a collaboration of the Saving Grace Children’s Festival & Balloons Over Bend. The RBC Balloons Over Bend Children’s Festival presented by Chevrolet of Bend is the largest family festival in Central Oregon and one of the most beautiful events Bend offers. The festival brings families, visitors and businesses together in a community celebration that has something for every generation and demographic to enjoy. It offers a great opportunity to promote healthy relationships and enjoy time together as a family. 

  • Rise with the sun and venture to Riverbend Park for the stunning, memory-filled balloon launches at sunrise on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

  • Witness the magic of Nightglow as balloons are filled and lit up against the darkening sky Friday Night. 

  • Have tons of fun and get active during The Children’s Festival Saturday and Sunday with over 60 activities including bouncy houses sponsored by Pediatric Dental Associates, face painting, crafts and education.

  • Race in the Balloon Blast Kids Race on Saturday.

 Buy your tickets in advance for just $10 and you will be entered to win a once in a lifetime hot air balloon ride on Sunday morning. Ticket will be $12 at the event. Thank you for supporting Saving Grace!

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