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Tips for Families

The following information relates to the 2016 Festival. Back in 2017!

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Because it is The Greatest family event in Canada, day and night, we want to tell you about all the services that will fill your family’s experience at the International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu with magic!

Take full advantage of our festival to find your inner child!

OPENING HOURS

The site opens at noon on Week-Ends and at 1:30 PM Monday to Friday. 

LANDING STAGE

Details to come.

SERVICES CENTERS

INFANT’S CORNER AND THE WET WIPE CORNER 

Location: Boulevard of flights

Designed specifically for festival going parents and toddlers on the site of the International Balloon Festival, you will find: private nursing rooms, changing tables, microwave ovens, access to wash cloths and all equipment to help visitors with young children a worry-free experience (diapers – wipes – baby formula – antibacterial gel) the services of St. John Ambulance will also be available at this Centre.

INFANT CORNER EXPRESS

Location: Planète Ballon

To meet the express needs of toddlers and their parents, Infant’s Corner Express is strategically located in the area of Planète Ballon. Festivalgoers will find: microwave oven, living changing and high chairs.

BLOCK PARENT

Location: Main entrance

Always aiming to better serve festival goers, the Service Center will be placed at the entrance of the event site and offer wheelchairs. Services of Block Parents will also be integrated into the Centre. You will be able to identify your children to maximize their safety.

LAURENTIAN BANK INFORMATION BOOTHS

 Details to come.

LAURENTIAN BANK ATMs

Laurentian Bank ATMs are available on the site of the International Balloon Festival to make your banking transactions accessible in the heart of the festivities.

CHILDREN CARTS LANDING

Carts for children are available at the main entrance. 

FOOD SERVICES

LODGING

Discover our Affordable Play-and-Stay Family Packages, offered in partnership with various hotels, motels and campings in the region to make the most of your experience at the greatest family event in Canada, day and night!