This year is the 30th anniversary of The Great Reno Balloon Race. Starting on Friday, September 9th through Sunday September 11th.
The festivities start as early as 6:45 am on Friday with a mass ascension launch and 5 am on Saturday with the Glow Show.
A new balloon this year is Darth Vader, one of the most photographed of the balloons.
More information can be retrieved by visiting http://www.renoballoon.com/. Parking is a premium so go to the site listed here and you may still have the opportunity to purchase a parking pass to ensure an enjoyable experience for you and your guests.