Where to park:
Parking (and admittance) is free for the Great Forest Park
Balloon Race. Largest and closest parking area for the Launch
site is the Muny Opera parking lot. Street parking is also
available, but come early as most spots in the Park are full
by 2 p.m. Come before 2 p.m. and enjoy a great day in the
Options to avoid parking:
Via Metro: Take MetroLink to the Central West End
exit. Cross Kingshighway into the park directly to Central
Field. Approximately 15 minute walk.
Is available adjacent to the balloon launch site. See the
exact locations. Additionally, there is a designated Handicap Drop-off area.