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NAME THAT TUNE MUSIC TRIVIA NIGHT

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Join us for a night of “Name That Tune style” fun!  Get your team of up to 10 together and try to put your musical knowledge to the test against other teams.  We wil play short song clips and your team will write down the song title and artist.  The team with the most correct guesses at the end of the night will win!  $10 per person and up to 10 per team.  The event will be held Saturday October 8th at The Knights of Columbus Hall on Fremont Street in Galesburg.  Doors open at 6pm, trivia starts at 7pm.  (Usually runs about 3 hours)  Get your friends together and join us for the fun!   To register or if you have questions; contact Greg Saul.  DJ Chris LaGrow from the Laser will host.  There will also be a 50/50 drawing.  Pre-registration appreciated at cptfire@comcast.net.  Pay at the door the night of the event.  Cash, check and most major credit cards accepted. All proceeds benefit the Great Balloon Race, a 501c3.

Since 2000 The Great Balloon Race has called Galesburg, Illinois it's home. Set in the beautiful surroundings of Lake Storey, it has played host to more than 30 majestic hot air balloons each year. Pilots from across the country have traveled to this event to compete in the balloon competition and to share their balloons and stories with familes from around the region. The event will be held July 29-31st 2016.

2016 Schedule Of Events

Friday July 29th
3:00 p.m. until the beginning of the night glow
Craft vendors will be set up and selling items from food to homemade crafts by the shelter of the launch field.
6:00 p.m.
Mass ascension of balloons from Lake Storey Park, just west of the baseball fields. Fun crafts for the children to make courtesy of Dick Blick art supplies

Dusk:1/2 the balloons will illuminate during the night glow.
 

Saturday July 30th
6:00 a.m.
The balloons will launch from an undetermined location and fly into the launch field to try and throw a beanbag at the target(s) located there.

11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Motorcycle Show. Signup for judging until 2pm for judging or just park your bike for everyone to see. Trophies awarded in 4 classes including; Best of American Made, Best of Foreign Made, People's Choice and Farthest Ride To The Show.
3:00 p.m. until the beginning of the night glow
Craft vendors will be set up and selling items from food to homemade crafts by the shelter of the launch field.
6:00 p.m.
Mass ascension of balloons from Lake Storey Park just west of the baseball fields. Fun crafts for the children to make courtesy of Dick Blick art supplies

Raffle Drawing for a Bradley Smoker!

Golf Ball Drop for a 50/50! (Balloon tethered and drop go;lf balls on an X on the ground. The closest tot he X wins the 50/50)

Dusk
Live rendition of our National Anthem. The other ½ of the balloons will then do the “night glow”.
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Sunday July 31st
6:00 a.m.
The balloons will launch from an undetermined location and fly into the launch field to throw beanbags at the target(s) located there.
 
ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE AND ALL EVENTS ARE WEATHER PERMITTING AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

(BALLOONS CAN NOT LAUNCH IF WINDS ARE OVER 10MPH)