Two days of town centre fun in Oswestry on August 25th and 26th

From early morning on Saturday to late afternoon on Sunday, Oswestry town centre will be hosting its first hot air balloon carnival and its free to enjoy with no entry fee on both days.

The balloons will be taking off from Cae Glas Park(weather permitting) on Saturday and Sunday(6am & 6pm).

Saturday's highlight will be an evening night glow at 9pm, where the balloons light up to music and you can buy glow and flashing merchandise from the Nightingale House Stalls to get you in the 'Glow' mood.


Its not just about the balloons though, come along to enjoy a continental street market, family fun in the park, street food and music throughout the town centre from 9am Saturday and 10am Sunday.

Full information can be found within the Official Balloon Carnival Programme that is available to purchase from Cae Glas Park entrances during weekend.


Draw tickets are available to purchase for £1 a ticket during the weekend - Prizes to be won are: A balloon ride for two, a weekend in a Woodland Lodge at Henlle Hall, £100 voucher for Sweeney Hall, a drone worth over £100 and many more prizes.

To purchase your draw ticket you can visit one of the retailers list on the website prior to the event or purchase them during the balloon carnival weekend.

Programmes will also be on sale which include information about the balloons, full itinerary of the weekend, a detailed map of where you can find everything over the weekend and much more.

These programme are available at the balloon carnival weekend from all Nightingale House Hospice stalls.

For more information about everything that's happening go to the new Oswestry Balloon Carnival web site:
www.oswestryballooncarnival.info

Wednesday 15 August 2018

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