Make plans to attend the 2017 Poteau Balloon Fest this weekend! This popular event was ranked #3 in the Top 40 Things to do in Oklahoma by OKIESCENTRIC magazine (2014).
The “Close Encounters with Fun” themed festival will get underway Friday, October 20 and continue through Saturday, October 21. Gates will open at 12 p.m. to the public and will close at 11:00 p.m. on Friday. Gates will open at 9 a.m. on Saturday and close at 11 p.m.
The Poteau Balloon Fest will be held at the LeFlore County Fair Grounds, located at 5015 S. Broadway in Poteau.