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Great Balloon Glimmer kicks off ballooning weekend

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The U.S. Bank Great BalloonFest lifts off Thursday as the Great Balloon Glimmer starts a weekend of ballooning activities.

Eighteen balloons will participate in a "mini-glow," one of five events in this year's BalloonFest.

The Balloon Glimmer takes place on the Waterfront at 8:30 p.m.

Admission is free with a 2014 Pegasus Pin.

For more information visit the Kentucky Derby Festival website.

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