POSTED: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 8:10am
UPDATED: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 8:13am
Kilgore, Tx (KETK) — The much-anticipated Great Texas Balloon Race will have to wait another day. Race officials announced the competition was canceled Wednesday morning because of inclement weather.
According to the GTBR's Facebook page , organizers will try again Thursday.
Other planned events will continue as scheduled, weather permitting. You can see a list of the events on GTBR's website .
In 2013, Gregg County was proclaimed "The Balloon Race Capital of Texas" by the 83rd Texas Legislature.