And Here To There

As with any great festival, there is bound to be traffic and congestion during peak times. We recommend arriving early to avoid heavy traffic and to secure parking. He is all you need to know about getting around.

Park and Ride

The Balloon Glow Park and Ride will run from 5:00PM - 9:00PM on Friday, September 27 and is located on 12th Avenue and 3rd Street SE by the Co-op Grocery Store . Parking is $20/vehicle and shuttles are available to the west of the parking area, or you can walk to the site located 2km away.

The Car Show Park & Ride will run from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Sunday September 29th and is located in the Canadian Tire Parking lot on 12th Avenue and 5th Street SE. Both the parking and the shuttle service are free.

Happy Trails Pathways

The Happy Trails provide 19km of well-maintain, paved pathway systems through High River. You can walk or bike these trails that will be well-marked. A full map of the trails can be downloaded here:

Street Parking

Street parking will be available but is limited. Some streets closer to the events will be shutdown to accommodate the event in progress. If you plan to park on the street, we recommend arriving early and having a map to find your way.

Map of High River

Visit each event page for event-specific maps. Click on the map to enlarge.


Downtown Public Parking

The parking lots identified below are open to the public, but will fill quickly so please arrive early. They are a 2 to 3km walk from the glow site.