Polk County Conservation

Glow Wild 2019 Tickets On Sale Now

Monday, January 21, 2019

Hosted by Polk County Conservation and Cumulus Media, this family friendly-event is fun for all ages! Glow Wild is held at the Jester Park Nature Center in Granger, Iowa right outside of the Des Moines metro area. 

Join us on Saturday, August 24 from 4 - 10 p.m. for live music by the Georgia Satellites with local Des Moines band, Suede, as their opener, fun programs, canoeing, horse-drawn wagon rides, signature bonfire, glow-in-the-dark climbing walls, tethered hot air balloon rides, and many more fun activities throughout the evening!

PRESALE TICKETS
• Children (ages 3 - 17) | 
$5
• Adults (ages 18+) |
$15
Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides |
$28/person
1 Night Camping (limited number of sites) | 
$25 per Tent
• Children 2 & Under |
FREE
*All campers must purchase a Glow Wild ticket.
*Each additional tent must purchase a camping pass.*

PURCHASE TICKETS

DAY OF EVENT [Prices increase at the gate & online @ 4p.m.]
• Children (ages 3 - 17) |
 $8
• Adults (ages 18+) |
$20
Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides |
$28/person
• Children 2 & Under | FREE

Buy tickets online or at the event entrance with cash or credit. For more information on festival camping click here


TETHERED HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES

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*Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides are not included within the ticket prices and must be purchased separately.* Option included within ticket link.
Limited number of rides | MUST purchase Glow Wild tickets to Participate

  $28/person
•  3 slots per ride
•  Tickets are sold in hour time blocks
*Please be present for the time block you purchase. If there are only 2 people
in your party, you may be asked to share your ride.*

*There is a 600 lb. weight limit per balloon ride. Please give this consideration when booking your reservation time. Families with more than 3 people may be able to fit more people in the basket as long as 600 lbs. isn't exceeded. No additional charges will be assessed beyond the 3-person per time slot maximum. For questions and concerns please call Polk County Conservation at 515.323.5363.


FESTIVAL CAMPING TICKETS

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2019 Camping passes are not included within the ticket prices and must be purchased separately. Option included within ticket link.
Limited number of sites | ALL campers MUST purchase Glow Wild tickets.

• Saturday Night Camping | $25
*Maximum number of people per tent:
6*
*Each additional tent must purchase a camping ticket*

PURCHASE TICKETS

Contact Us

Administration Office
12130 NW 128th St
Granger, IA 50109

P: (515) 323-5300
F: (515) 323-5354
pccb_info@polkcountyiowa.gov

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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