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Kansas City Hot Air Balloon Invitational coming to Gardner, KS Memorial Day Weekend

Posted on May. 25th, 2010
Posted by Press Release
Hot Air Balloons Hot air balloon rides and night glows are some of the exciting activites at the Kansas City Hot Air Balloon Invitational this weekend -- Photo courtesy of the Associated Press
The Kansas City Hot Air Balloon Invitational event is happy to announce our Community Awareness Day on Sunday, May 30.

The Kansas City Hot Air Balloon Invitational will be held Memorial Day Weekend at Celebration Park, Gardner, KS. This is a FREE event to all families. Balloon flights will take place each morning and evening beginning Saturday, May 29 and night glows will take place on Saturday and Sunday evenings.

Saturday, May 29 will be Family Day with special activities for kids such as a Balloon Walk, Meet the Pilot sessions, face painting, balloon artists, entertainment, a kite flight and more. Sunday, May 30 is Community Awareness Day. Non-profits from around the metro will have information tables and special entertainment will be provided throughout the day. Food, crafts and souvenirs will be available.

This day is open to the first 15 non-profit organizations to contact us about FREE booth space at the event. All you need to do is provide volunteers to help support our event on Saturday, May 29 or 30. Please contact Amy Cox at for a Community Awareness Participation Packet.

More information can be found at or on Facebook!

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