Features a nightly balloon glow, arts & crafts, games, food booths, children's contests and street dances. Hare & Hound Race is Saturday and Sunday mornings. Hours are 5 p.m. to midnight Friday, sunrise to midnight Saturday, and sunrise to noon Sunday. Annually the last weekend of September.
The Balloon Festival is the major fund raiser of the year for the Optimist Club Unlimited of Abilene to support the youth of the Big Country with Scholarships and other programs throughout the year.
from Piano One (Various Artists) (1985)
"A dance for Eddie Jobson's "Ballooning Over Texas" by Kei Tomiki and Keiko Hayashida from the dance troupe Bulan Purnama in Japan. Special thanks to Hiroko A. This video will be part of "Theme...
Ballooning is what they call it but when you see millions of spider webs flying in the air as far as the eye can see .. one might tend to freak out! They really are spiders and we actually...
Me and Dad go ballooning over Blanco, TX for his 90th birthday. Part 1 - Right after attaining cruising altitude; wind is pushing us faster than we want.