Balloon Chase Run/Walk

4 Mile Run – 2 Mile Walk
One Mile Kid’s Fun Run

A non-competitive hot air balloon chasing great time, brought to you by Canton Parks & Recreation, the Mid-Mississippi Balloon Association and The Good Samaritan Center.

All participants will receive an awesome “Balloon Chase” t-shirt,  race medal, and the opportunity to run in the company of magnificent hot air balloons!


Download the Balloon Chase Registration Form and mail it to The Good Samaritan Center by June 27th, 2016.

If you register for The Balloon Chase, consider registering for The Good Samaritan Center’s 12k’s for the Holidays Charity Run coming up November 19, 2016! We are offering a $10 discount to those who register for BOTH RACES! See the Balloon Chase Registration Form for details.

Race Schedule
Saturday, July 2nd

5:30 PM Registration
6:30 PM Four Mile Run & Two Mile Walk
7:30 PM Kid’s One Mile Fun Run

Race Route

Starting on Soldiers Colony, runners and walkers will do a two mile loop with scenic hot air balloons. Four Mile Runners will do the loop a second time for a look at the balloons again!
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Thanks to our sponsors. They make this event possible:

All proceeds from this festival benefits The Good Samaritan Center.