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Monday, May 27, 2013 - 6:30 am | Cost: FREE
San Ramon Central Park | 12501 Alcosta Blvd., San Ramon, CA

San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2018

The San Ramon Art & Wind Festival blows into town on Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend in San Ramon Central Park.

San Ramon Art & Wind Festival
Sunday-Monday, May 27-28, 2018 | 11 am to 6 pm
San Ramon Central Park, 12501 Alcosta Blvd., San Ramon

Typically, the festival includes nearly 175 fine arts & crafts booths, entertainment on four stages, world class kite-flying demonstrations, free kite making workshops, free children’s’ activities, food and beverage vendors, a non-profit info alley, displays and more.

View 2018 San Ramon Art & Wind Festival Schedule

Attractions throughout the festival grounds:

  • Attractions Throughout the Festival Grounds- Art Gallery Exhibit by Festival Artist Glen Schofield – Community Center- Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery
  • Festival Poster Signing & Meet the Artist – Monday 1:00-3:00pm
  • Professional Skate Board & Scooter Demonstrations – Contests, demos & lessons by Rob Skate Academy – Skate Park, Daily 11:30am-5:00pm
  • Free Kite Making Workshop- Community Center- Fountain Room- Kite Making may close early- supply dependent
  • Professional Kite Flying Demonstrations – Ball Field 1, Daily 11:00am-6:00pm
    Tethered Hot Air Balloon Ride – Ball Field 3, Daily 9:00am, weather dependent
  • Memorial Day Program- Chevron Stage, Monday 3:00pm
  • Helicopter Landings – Ball Field 4 behind Iron Horse MS track, Cal Star- Daily 12:00pm; Coast Guard- Sunday 1:00pm
  • East Bay Regional Park District- Mobile Visitor Center – Alcosta side, near Tennis Courts
  • City of San Ramon Community Info & Free Balloons – Inside City Hall
  • Street Smarts- Bike Helmet Inspection & Fittings – Inside City Hall, Daily 12:00-2:00pm
  • Coast Guard, Police & Fire District Displays – Bollinger Parking Lot next to City Hall
  • Jaws of Life Demonstration – Bollinger Parking Lot near City Hall, Daily 2:30pm
  • Hands-only CPR Demonstrations – Bollinger Parking Lot near City Hall, Monday
Monday, May 27, 2013
Hot Air Balloon Launch | San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2018

The annual San Ramon Art & Wind Festival will again include an early morning hot air balloon launch on Monday, May 27, 2013 only.

the 2013 launch will feature a variety of brightly colored balloons and a hang gliding demonstration. Attendees can get up close and look inside the balloons. This is a great opportunity for amateur photographers. The pilots will arrive and begin set-up between 5:30 and 6am. The actual launch will likely be between 6:30 and 7:30am depending on the wind and weather.

Best parking for the balloon launch is at the Iron Horse Middle School, 12601 Alcosta Blvd, San Ramon.

Weather permitting

Event Details

Cost: FREE


Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Fairs & Festivals, Kids & Families
Address: 12501 Alcosta Blvd., San Ramon, CA
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