Food and Beverage
You are welcome to bring your own food and drinks. There will also be over 20 food and beverage venues to purchase your own – including beer and other alcohol. Alcohol purchased onsite must remain within the perimeter of our grounds.
You are welcome to bring your leashed dog to the Great Balloon Glow. Please pick up after your pet!
There will be multiple clusters of portable restrooms, including ADA options.
Memorial closed from Main to Wyandotte from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Memorial U-drive closed to traffic at 1 p.m. and all parking at 3 p.m.
East side of Kessler is emergency no parking for the entire day
ADA Parking opens at 4:30 p.m. at Federal Reserve Bank and is first come, first served.
In anticipation of large crowds, we recommend parking further away and taking the KC Streetcar to the Union Station stop. There is FREE parking available near the North Loop stops at 601 Main and 711 Main. Click here for maps of available parking along the KC Streetcar route
Paid parking is available for $15 (credit card only) at Hallmark's surface lots #10, 11 and 12. All three lots are at 27th and Grand. Please do not use Crown Center garages.
Paid parking is also available for $15 (credit card only) at Union Station.
Please do not park in the Crown Center lots.