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Balloons & Tunes


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The Great Mississippi River Balloon Race (GMRBR) Committee will be hosting “Balloons and Tunes” to raise money for the upcoming balloon races in Natchez. The event will be held at Smoot’s Grocery on Sunday, April 15th from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
StrEAT food truck will be available to purchase food, tethered balloon rides ($20 for adults & 10 for children), an inflated balloon envelope for kids to play in, as well as, a balloon glow at dark. Natchez native Brint Anderson will be on hand to provide musical entertainment as well as an all-day line up including Matt Willis, Fred Parker, Bubba McCabe, Drew David, Maggie Brown, and Kenny Jones. They will perform inside Smoot’s for $10 per person.
Smoot’s Grocery is located at 319 North Broadway Street in downtown Natchez.
For more information, please contact the Historic Natchez Foundation at (601) 442-2500, www.natchezballoonrace.com, or The GMRBR and Smoot’s Grocery Facebook pages.