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Volunteer Information

2019 volunteer sign-up now available!

The Flag City BalloonFest would not be possible without the generous contributions of our volunteers! Being the largest event in Hancock County, BalloonFest volunteers are vital for a successful festival each year!

Throughout the festival, volunteers are needed for things like:

·  Balloon Crew
·  Parking
·  Field Judges
·  Security

·  Site Set-Up
·  Site Tear-Down
·  Site Clean-Up
·  Social Events

2019 Volunteer Sign Up

Flight crew member assisting pilot at the Findlay Balloon festival.

Unsure of where you'd like to volunteer? Feel free to submit the contact form above and our volunteer chair will be in touch! 

Flight Crew Information

In addition to the volunteer positions throughout the festival mentioned above, flight crew members are a valuable asset to our pilots and the success of the event! Here is some additional information to keep in mind if interested in serving on the flight crew:

  • Crew members under the age of 18 must have an adult signed up and volunteering with him/her
  • Your pilot may require an additional waiver to be signed at the time of flight
  • As a volunteer on the flight crew, you must agree to abide by all applicable rules, regulations and guidelines as provided by the staff of the Flag City BalloonFest
  • Serving on the flight crew requires a separate registration form which is provided below

2019 Flight Crew Registration



Mission Statement: The Flag City Balloonfest is the premier annual community exposition for the citizens of Findlay and Northwest Ohio, which fosters community pride, growth and prosperity, while benefitting chosen charitable organizations.

By entering the premises of Flag City Balloonfest (FCBF), you understand that you may be photographed, filmed, or videotaped and you hereby give FCBF the unqualified right to take pictures and/or recordings of you and grant the perpetual right to use your likeness, image, photo (collectively, “image”), without compensation, for broadcast or exhibition in any medium and to put the finished pictures/recordings to any legitimate use without limitation or reservation. You hereby waive, release and forever discharge FCBF from and against any and all claims or actions arising out of or resulting from any use of your image. FCBF shall not be obligated to use, and may elect not to use, your image.