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Temperature: 51.0 F (10.6 C)
Humidity: 50 Dewpoint: 33.1
Wind: 130 @ 5.8 Gusts:
Pressure: 30.29

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Schedule of Events

THURSDAY - August 29, 2013

7:00 p.m. - Queen Contest "Open to everyone"

                   New Age Groups

                   Little Mr. and Miss Contest (Ages 4-6)

                   Jr. Prince and Princess Contest (Ages 7-9)

                   Prince and Princess Contest (Ages 10-12)

                   Junior Queen Contest (Ages 13-15)   

                   Senior Queen Contest (Ages 16-21) 

                   Mrs. Balloon Derby 

                       Jr.-Sr. Queens (13 - 21) must pre-register by 8-21-2013.    Contests held at Park Baptist Fellowship Hall

 

FRIDAY - August 30, 2013

9:00 a.m. - Sidewalk Sales Downtown Merchants 

8:00-9:00 p.m. - South Main Night Flame - South Main Street

                           Sponsored by McDonald's Restaurant and Greg Simerman American Family Insurance

 

SATURDAY - August 31, 2013

7:00 a.m.* - Opening Ceremonies - Dick Liedorff M.C.

7:15 a.m.* - John Petrehn Memorial Cup Flight

9:00 a.m. - Sidewalk Sales - Downtown Merchants
                    East Twin Park -Arts & Crafts - Kids Games Food and More

10:00 a.m. - Baby Show - Gazebo - East Twin Parks (rain location - Park Baptist Fellowship Hall)
                      Registration Begins at 9:30         8 Boys & Girls Age groups - 0 Months thru 3 Years

Noon - Balloonist Parade - Main Street - Everyone Welcome

            Lineup at 11:30 - Trinity United Methodist - 300 South Main Street

1:00-3:00 p.m. - Free Entertainment at the Gazebo

4:00 p.m.* - Gates Open Launch Site

6:00 p.m.* - Balloon Flight

8:00 p.m.* - Basel Downey Memorial Launch Site Nite Lite

                     Sponsored by Pepsi Cola Bottling & Ameren-Missouri

9:00 p.m. - Balloon Derby Dance - Elks Lodge
                    Free Admission & Open To The Public
                    Old & Not So Old Rock 'n Roll by "MidLife Crisis" 

SUNDAY - September 1, 2013

7:15 a.m.* - Balloon Flight

 *** Due to construction at NCM Regional Airport, the Fly-In is on temporary hiatus this year ***

4:00 p.m.* - Gates Open Launch Site

6:00 p.m.* - Balloon Flight

8:00 p.m.* - Basel Downey Memorial Launch Site Nite Lite
                     Sponsored by Pepsi Cola Bottling & Ameren-Missouri 

MONDAY - September 2, 2013

  • 7:15 a.m.* - Balloon Flight

*Indicates Event Takes Place at the Myron Peacher Memorial Launch Site.
BOLD indicates Event with Balloons.
All events subject to weather.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Event Coordinator - Fran Graff...................................660-247-1027

Queen Contest/Baby Show - Jennifer Ludington.......660-734-4822

Arts/Crafts/Food Vendors - Fran Graff......................660-247-1027

General Info - Brookfield Chamber of Commerce........660-258-7255

 

 

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