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St. Louis Balloon JamSt Louis Balloon Jam

Interested in ballooning? Just started to learn? Want to meet other balloon enthusiasts? Visit the St Louis Balloon Jam! Balloon artists from the area get together once a month to play with balloons, share ideas and teach new creations. We meet on the first Thursday of the month and there are always plenty of balloons of all shapes and sizes.



HICO BalloonsHico Balloons

A great balloon and helium distributor for the St Louis area and the entire country. HICO provides the best service and personal attention for every customer. They have a full line of latex and foil products at competitive prices and they continually add new items. They ship nationwide and have a website with online ordering for your convenience. – Visit the website


Twist & Shout

The best balloon convention for twisters and entertainers. Every year artists from around the globe gather to share ideas, learn new techniques, teach new creations, participate in competitions, make new friends and reconnect with old friends. This event sets the standard for all balloon events. Twist & Shout has stood the test of time and will continue it’s tradition of hosting the best of the best in Art, Entertainment and Fraternity among Twisters of all levels and abilities!  – Visit the website


Bling Bling Jam

bling bling jam

Every summer, balloon artists from around the world descend on Las Vegas for 5 days of amazing fun, learning, sharing, jamming, contests and prizes! Classes range from beginner to advanced. Of course there is plenty of time for jamming with other ballooners. Instructors include the best know artists and the competitions will test your skills. The Bling Bling Jam has become one of the best conferences to attend. And who doesn’t want to have fun in Las Vegas? – Visit the website


Florida Super Jamflorida super jam

Nothing could be better than being in Orlando in the Winter! Florida Super Jam combines the best of ballooning: Great jams, informative classes, more jams, fun contests, an awesome balloon parade, still more jams, twisting by the pool and all-night jams! This convention is a lot of fun and allows attendees to learn new sculptures from other attendees from around the world. (And you can go to Disney World!) Visit the website


TWISTED – a balloonamentary

TWISTED is a documentary that explores how the lives of eight balloon twisters are dramatically changed by a little piece of latex. This hilarious and heartwarming film is about passion, salvation, love, death, race, religion and a whole lot of balloons. Scenes from many balloon conventions are featured. Once you can make a balloon dog, you can do anything. (I’m almost in the film five times.) Now available on DVD! – Visit the website


Betallic Balloons

They make the balloons that make ballooners better. Headquartered in St Louis MO, Betallic continues to lead the industry in quality, color selection and new innovations. They offer a full line of entertainer balloons and decorator balloons. They made the first linking balloon, (Link-O-Loon) and pioneered twisting balloons packaged ready-to-use, (NOZZLES UP). Betallic’s foil line is the most creative in the industry and their new shapes are second to none. Join the ever-growing number of professionals who have discovered the greatest balloons in the industry.   Visit the Website.


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