Kilgore adds hot air balloon activities
July 7, 2012 at 11 p.m.
KILGORE - The Kilgore Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau will be a part of the hot air balloon U.S. National Championships in Gregg County for the next three years.
The Kilgore Balloon Extravaganza will be 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. July 25 at the World's Richest Acre on Commerce Street.
The evening activities will include an opportunity to meet and talk with balloon pilots, music performance by Shake, Rattle & Roll at 7:30 p.m., food, vendors and free balloons for a balloon release at 9:30 p.m.
Early on July 25 and July 26, balloonists will be seen over downtown Kilgore.
For information, call the Kilgore Chamber at (903) 984-5022, or visit www.kilgorechamber.com.