Hot air balloons filled the horizon on Friday afternoon and evening at the Monroe County fairgrounds.
The 9th annual Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest continues Saturday and Sunday.
The balloon fest’s Facebook page includes a complete list of activities—helicopter rides, giant kites, woodcarving, marionettes, carnival games, ice cream, fried pies, elephant ears, food truck fare, and hot air balloons!
On Friday night, Indianapolis-based funk band, The Indigos belted out “Love Shack” by The B-52’s among other favorites, in front of Tweety Bird and Sylvester-shaped hot air balloons. On Saturday it will be The Acre Brothers who entertain the crowd.
More photos after the jump.
Photos: Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest 2021