DANVILLE, Ill. (WAND) - The 4th annual hot air balloon festival kicks off on Friday with over 30 hot air balloons to try. 

Visitors can treat themselves to balloon fly-outs, tethered rides, balloon school, food vendors, live music and much more. 

Gates for the event open at 3 p.m. on Friday and at 1 p.m. on Saturday. The event is at the Vermilion Regional Airport. 

Tickets are $5 per person and guests 10 and under are free with a paid adult. Parking if $5 per vehicle. 

Both nights will feature a laser light show immediately after the balloon glow. The event will also feature a kids zone with inflatables, bubbles and face painting. 

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