Happy State Bank presents the 7th annual "Up In The Air Family Care Balloon Rally" the weekend of September 9th at John Stiff Park.  Admission is FREE!

There will be balloons of many shapes including "Annie", "The Ladybug", "Spyderpig", "Joelly the Baby Bee", "Beagle Maximus", Lil Stinker and the Flying Purple People Eater, and "When Pigs Fly".

Here's the schedule:

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9Th:

  • Sunrise Balloon Flight from various locations including Happy State Bank on Coulter

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH:

  • Sunrise Mass Ascension
  • Food and Beverage Vendors.
  • Live Music
  • Kids Play Area
  • Balloons will inflate and glow around sunset!

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11TH:

  • Sunrise Mass Ascension
  • Breakfast Food Vendors

The event is in support of the Family Care Foundation.  They help the Amarillo community by providing health care to the citizens. So far, the Family Care Foundation has provided over $1.5 Million dollars to families who needed assistance.

For more information, go to http://www.familycarefdn.org/.  For more info on the Balloon Festival, contact Tamara at 806-654-0678.