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Hot air balloons return to historic Lincoln, Illinois -- 26 to be exact!
Date & Time
8/23/19 - 8/26/19
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Description

Hot air balloons return to historic Lincoln, Illinois -- 26 to be exact!


The Lincoln Public Library will be participating also with a book sale, games inside as well as outside, etc. Additionally, The Masonic Lodge will be hosting an all you can eat breakfast Saturday morning!

Other events for the weekend are as follows --

Friday --

6PM hot air balloon launch 

Saturday --

615AM sunrise hot air balloon launch 
6PM hot air balloon launch 
8-830PM dusk hot air balloon glow (vacant lot at corner of 8th St. and Pine St.)

All events (except for above referenced Saturday brunch) are FREE!

Please mark your calendars now and plan to enjoy your weekend in historic Lincoln, Illinois!

*** Lincoln, Illinois Balloons Over 66 Weekend – pilot launch sites (unless otherwise altered due to wind direction at time of launch) ***

Chester-East Lincoln School (open space between playground equipment and 1500th St.) -- 1300 1500th St., Lincoln – Dean Carlton, Ryan Carlton, Tom Klitz

Vacant lot between Walmart and United Community Bank/Heartland Community College -- 825 Malerich Dr., Lincoln -- Darrell Day, Jerry Garcia, Mike England, Dave Boesdorfer

Mayfair Park (Mayfair subdivision is located off of N. Kickapoo St. across from Graue Chevrolet) – Deb Griest, Dennis Sutter, Tim Cloyd

1500 N. McLean St., Lincoln (large commercial structure with massive side and rear yard) – Laurie Acuff, Greg Saul, Jared Miller, Mike Boylan

Immanuel Lutheran Church – 1409 Pulaski St., Lincoln -- James Phelan, Jim Ireland, Jim Pearson, Alex Jonard

Oasis – 2810 Woodlawn Rd., Lincoln – Al Reusch, Dan Reusch, Larry Owen 

315 8th St., Lincoln (same site as Saturday PM glow) – Seth Goodman, Betsy Kleiss, Kurt Vitense

Holmes residence -- 2601 5th St., Lincoln – Pat Brouillet, Jim House
Location
vacant lot at corner of 8th St. and Pine St.
Lincoln, IL