Head over to the Vermilion Regional Airport tomorrow to see hundreds of hot air balloons and fun family activities at the Balloons over Vermilion event. Admission is $5 and children 10 and under are free with a paying adult. Parking is $5.
The community flight takes off at 6:30 a.m.
The gates of the airport open at 1 p.m. At 1 p.m. the Crazy Johnny Band performs.
At 1 p.m. the Illiana Antique Automobile Club is sponsoring a Classic Car Show.
At 1 p.m. the Kids zone opens. The Kids Zone includes inflatables, joyful bubbles, face painting, a retro photo booth and lawn games including Twister, Jenga
At 2 p.m. the Balloon School opens and the balloon photo booth opens
The focus of the Balloon School is to present information so kids and their parents will gain a basic understanding about all facets of ballooning in a hands-on environment.
In addition to lots of information, a balloon will be cold-inflated so students can walk through it, feel it, see it up close, and see the lines, pulleys and vents that help pilots guide balloons in flight.
At 2 p.m.
At 3 p.m. the band Boss Hogg and The Good Ol’ Boys performs
At 4:30 p.m. the
At 6 p.m. the band Cobalt performs
At 6:30 p.m. there is a balloon launch and tethered balloon rides will take place.
At 7:30 p.m. the band Double Dots will perform.
At 8:30 p.m. the balloon glow will take place.
At 9 p.m. the band House of Cards will perform.
At 9:15 p.m. there will be a laser light show.
And at 10:30 p.m. the gates close.