Join us for the state championship of hot-air ballooning, June 27-29 in Howell. It’s a weekend full of high-flying fun for the whole family. Enjoy thrilling skydiving jumps, music, carnival, family entertainment, downtown activities and more. Don’t miss the fun including five scheduled balloon launches and the fabulous balloon glow on Saturday evening and the MediLodge Fireworks on Friday night. Michigan Challenge Balloonfest is located at Howell High School complex; 1200 W Grand River; Howell, Michigan 48843. For more information on this event, visit the website link below or call us at (517) 546-3920. Fee.