ABILENE, Texas -

The 19th annual Big Country Balloon Fest has a full slate of activities scheduled for the weekend.

Below is the schedule, weather permitting:

Friday September 27, 2013

9 a.m.-11 p.m. - Food and Craft Booths

4:30-6 p.m. - End of the Line Austin Kite Team

5 p.m.-10 p.m. - Children's Area (Inflatable's, Pony Rides, etc.)

6 p.m. - Balloon Flight #1

8:30 p.m. - Balloon Tether Rides

Band Entertainment:  Jackie Johnson, Three Shades Blue, Tony Barker Band

Saturday September 28, 2013

7:30 a.m. - Balloon Flight #2

4:30-6 p.m. - End of the Line Austin Kite Team

5 p.m.-10 p.m. - Children's Area (Inflatable's, Pony Rides, etc.)

6 p.m. - Balloon Flight #3

8:30 p.m. - Hot Air Balloon Glow

8:30 p.m. - Balloon Tether Rides

Band Entertainment:  Brenda Kay & Paul, The Screaming Moon Dogs, Transporters

Sunday September 29, 2013

7:30 a.m. - Balloon Flight #4  (Concludes Festivities)