Shelbyville-- Touchstone Energy Cooperative of Illinois will be kicking of it's fourth annual Balloon Festival Friday evening at 5PM.
Hot air balloons will take off from the Shelby County Airport, West Highway 16.
Saturday morning at sunrise there will be a Sponsor/Task Flight, weather permitting.
A Balloon Glow and Cookout will begin Saturday evening at 4PM. There will be food and beverages available for purchase with proceeds benefiting the Shelbyville Fire Department. Thunder Hits DJ service will be on hand providing music for the event.
The Balloon Festival will end on Sunday morning with a Sponsor/Task ride at sunset.
Tethered balloon rides will be available for $10 (weather permitting)
For more information, you can follow the Balloon Fest on Facebook. You can also call 217-774-3986