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Tom McClendon Memorial Hot Air Balloon Lift-Off on July 2

From Julie Dennis
Taylor County Tourist Commission

The Tom McClendon Memorial Lift-Off will begin at 6amCT/7amET on Sunday, July 2, 2023, at the Walking Track at Robert & Bernice Miller City Park at Miller Park Drive, on the N. Bypass, in Campbellsville, KY.

There's nothing like the sight of 15+ hot air balloons in the air. Come see the balloons take off and fill the skies over Campbellsville during the Tom McClendon Memorial Lift-Off sponsored by Murakami. Photograph, video, or just enjoy watching the crew and pilots up close as they unpack, unroll, inflate, and fly!

The Lift-Off is named in honor of Tom McClendon, the chair organizer of every hot air balloon event during the first 45 years of the Campbellsville Fourth of July Celebration. After his death in 2022, the event was named in his honor in remembrance of his efforts and passion for this event.

This story was posted on 2023-05-24 13:03:21
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