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Saturday, June 30, 2018Community Festival/Event

Balloon Chase Run/Walk

Balloon Chase Run/Walk
Join us for a hot air “balloon chasing” great time, at
the 6th Annual Balloon Chase Run/Walk for an evening 4 Mile Run, 2 Mile Walk or
Kid’s Race and Morning Bike Ride! All participants receive an awesome t-shirt, a post
race spread and the opportunity to meet pilots and get up close to hot air balloons.
Registration for each event is $30.
The Bike Ride begins at 7:00am, with day of packet pickup and registration starting at
6:00am (bike ride). The 4 Mile Run and 2 Mile Walk begin at 6:30 pm at the Canton
Multi-Purpose Complex. Registration for the run/walk begins at 5:30pm. There will be a
VIP Area for Race Participants after the evening run/walk!
This event is part of the Mississippi Championship Hot Air Balloon Fest taking place
Thursday, June 28th – Saturday, June 30th. Featuring over 25 balloons, a fireworks
extravaganza, colorful balloons of all shapes and sizes, entertainment, concessions, and
lots of fun. You’re guaranteed a good time as you experience the mirage of colors
decorating the summer sky. Our Independence Day heritage is highlighted by fun family
activities that will treat the family to an old-fashioned weekend of togetherness. There is
a vast array of competitive events for pilots to test their balloon savvy in pursuit of
valuable cash prizes. There is also the ever-popular Balloon Glows at sunset to delight
children and adults of all ages. Come watch the balloons flicker and dance in the evening
twilight. Please visit http://www.ballooncanton.com for schedule and location of events.

Saturday, June 30, 2018 6:30 PM
Canton Multi-Purpose Complex
501 Soldiers Colony Road
Canton, MS 39046
For More Info:
Joanna Puddister

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