Provided by City of Lamesa
The City of Lamesa will be hosting the 1st annual Crossroads Balloon Rally April 27-29, 2012.
The Crossroads Balloon Rally is being held in conjunction with our annual Chicken Fried Steak Festival. There will be Food and Vendor booths, a Chicken Fried Steak Cook-Off, Team Roping Competition and Live Music all weekend.
It all begins on Friday evening, April 27th, with a Chicken Fried Steak Dinner at the Forrest Park Community Center, a Motorcycle Show and ending the night with Jody Nix and the Texas Cowboys giving a free Concert in Forrest Park.
Hot Air Balloons will launch at Sunrise on Saturday (April 28th). Balloons will be from Lubbock, Amarillo and New Mexico.
Team Roping Competition begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the outdoor arena.
The Chicken Fried Steak Cook-Off Begins on Saturday at 11 a.m.
Vendors will have booths open all day Saturday.
Saturday there will be Live Music on the Outdoor Stage beginning at 3 p.m. and ending at midnight.
Balloons will launch again on Sunday (April 29th) at Sunrise and a Chuck Wagon Breakfast will be served.