Kilgore, Tx — The Kilgore Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau will be a part of the 2012-2013-2014 hot-air balloon U. S. National Championships. The Kilgore Balloon Extravaganza will be held on Wednesday, July 25, 6:30-9:30 pm. 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 pm, food, vendors and free balloons for the balloon release at 9:30 pm. Event is free.
Early on Wednesday morning, July 25 and Thursday morning, July 26, balloonist will be seen over downtown Kilgore. Several spots have been designated as target drops including Kilgore High School, Driller Park, St. John’s Stadium and the First Baptist Church.
For more information, call the Kilgore Chamber at 903-984-5022, visit www.kilgorechamber.com  or like us on Facebook.