FLOAT At A Glance

FLOAT’s official class and activity schedule will not be available until later. Check back for more information.

THIS ACTIVITY SCHEDULE DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY POSSIBLE COVID-19 PROTOCOLS ALL LISTINGS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Friday, January 21st:

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Registration Desk open
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Certified Balloon Professional Testing (Pre-Enroll Req)
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
FLOAT Early Bird Dinner at Harry Carey’s in the Hotel

*Additional Fee Required – Not Part of Your FLOAT Registration

9:00 PM to ???
Dynamic Duplet Competitions

Saturday, January 22nd:

6:30 AM
Registration Desk opens for competitors & workshop students only
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Registration Desk open to all delegates
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Framing Workshop (Additional Fee Required)
8:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Entrance Decor Competition (Competitors Only)
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Opening Night Hands-On Decor Prep
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Club L8X Hands-On Decor Prep
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Table Centerpiece Competition – LIVE (Competitors Only)
3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Master Class Sessions (Additional Fee Required)
6:00 PM to 2:00 AM
Sculpture Competition (Competitors Only)
9:00 PM to ???
Club L8X Karaoke and Dance Party

Sunday, January 23rd:

6:00 AM
Registration Desk opens for competitors and their teams only
7:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Foil Design Competition (Competitors Only)
7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Registration Desk open to all delegates
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
CBA Testing (Pre-Enrollment Required)
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Master Class Sessions (Additional Fee Required)
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Opening Night Hands-On Decor Prep
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vendor Showcase
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
FLOAT 101 (for first time FLOATers)
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Master Class Session – Additional Fee Required
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Organic Design Competition (Competitors Only)
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cocktail Reception
8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Opening Night Party
9:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Competition Viewing

Monday, January 24th:

7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Registration Desk open
8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
General Class Session
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
General Class Session
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vender Showcase
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
General Class Session
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
General Class Session
7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
“TMI” Live Broadcast
8:00 PM to 12:00 AM
FLOAT Beach Party

Tuesday, January 25th:

8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Registration Desk open
9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
General Class Session
11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
General Class Session
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Vendor Showcase
12:00 PM
Delivery Piece Competition Entries Due (Deadline)
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
General Class Session
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
General Class Session
7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Designer Awards Gala Hands-On Prep
8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
“Tuesdays with Tony” Live Broadcast

Wednesday, January 26th:

7:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Registration Desk open
8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
General Class Session
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
General Class Session
12:00 PM
Deadline for Table Centerpiece Competition (deadline)
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Designer Awards Gala Hands-On Prep
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Bonus Class Session (Additional Fee Required)
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Bonus Class Session (Additional Fee Required)
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
“Working Wonders” Live Broadcast
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Cocktail Reception
7:30 PM to 1:00 AM
The Designer Awards Gala

Thursday, January 27th:

8:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Registration Desk open
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
FLOAT Feedback Meeting