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Monroe Balloon Rally & Blues Festival


Ballooning exhibition & events, including a serious lineup of some awesome blues bands. Food booths, car show, arts and crafts fair, inflatables and carnival rides for the kids. Admission is free; parking onsite just $3. Follow Monroe Balloon Rally on Facebook and Twitter for flight updates. Friday: Balloon launch 6pm (weather permitting); live music: Joel Pingatore and Playground of Sound 7-10pm; Balloon demonstrations on the infield at 7pm; Balloon Glow at 8:30pm. Saturday: Balloon Launch 6am (weather permitting); Pancake Breakfast 6-10am; Green County Dairy Days Cattle Show 8am-noon; Arts & Crafts Fair 9am-6pm; Car Show 11am-4pm (awards @ 3 pm); live music: Blind Pig recording artist - Sena Ehrhardt Band from Minneapolis, MN 3-4:30pm; live music with our hometown favorite: The Jimmys 5-6:30pm; Balloon launch at 6pm (weather permitting); Balloon demonstrations on the infield at 7pm; live music: The Bel-Airs "The Everly Brothers of the Blues" from St. Louis, MO 7-10pm; Balloon Glow at 8:30pm.

Fair/Festival Type

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Music
  • Car Show