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Annual BlueGrass and Hot Air Balloon Festival       Belhaven NC

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Annual BlueGrass and Hot Air Balloon Festival       Belhaven NC

October 18,19,20 2002

    If you missed this 2002 Bluegrass/Hot Air Balloon Festival, you will not want to miss the 2003 Event!

    Go to http://www.jawcenter.com/annual_bluegrass_and_hot_air_bal_2003.htm

We have added the "Grass Cats" to the other Outstanding performers, Tar River Boys , The Carawan Brothers , New Ground Gospel & The Modlin's. More BlueGrass groups than last year and performing  "INSIDE" the RECENTLY RENOVATED  JAW Concert Hall.   

Bluegrass"MC"  Frank DeMeno "World Renound MotivationalSpeaker

                                                                                    

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NEW-This year's event will include Blue Sky Balloons from the World Famous Adirondacks, NY Hot Air Balloon Festival. 100% Safety Record in 32 years of events.  I want to fly with these Pilots!

      
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Effie Raye Art Society is planning a Moon Glow Gala, a Formal Dinner Dance Fundraisre affair for Friday Night October 18.  With "The ECU Jazz Ensemble"   (Balloons will be inflated and lit up, The public is invited to view this event from the street)

Call 943-6188 or 943-2344 for Information & Reservations

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"Hot Air Balloon Event Sponsors"  contact:  

                 Cecil Smith  252-964-4311

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Ticket Sales for 1 Hour Flight:   $175.00  

                 Call Star Credle 252-964-6134                 

**RIDE WITH THE BEST IN BELHAVEN!**

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Links to Hot Air Ballooning you might enjoy below:

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BlueGrass and Balloon Festival October 19 and 20  2002

THIS EVENT IS A FUNDRAISER TO COMPLETE THE RENOVATIONS OF THE JAW BUILDING FOR A CIVIC CENTER FOR THE BELHAVEN COMMUNITY.

Call Cecil Smith 252-964-4311

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 "OUR OWN"
       DON COX       

will perform in Concert on Saturday evening October 19th.

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Activities for Saturday 19th are:

  • All day  BlueGrass music - 8:00am-4:45pm r

                The Modlin's 8:00am - 8:45am

                 New Ground Gospel 9:00am - 9:45am & 2:00pm -2:45pm

                 The Carawan Brothers 10:00am - 10:45 &1:00pm -1:45pm

                 The Grass Cats 11:00am - 11:45am & 4:00pm - 4:45pm

                 Tar River Boys 12:00pm - 12:45pm & 3:00pm 3:45pm

Bluegrass music until 4:45PM

  • Hot Air Balloon rides at 7:30 AM & 5:00PM. on Saturday and Sunday

  • "Arts & Crafts Juried" and on the Lawn Crafts

  • Children's *Wizard of Oz* Costume Contest- ALL children welcome- Judging at 2:00pm

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  • Face painting

  • Food and drink concessions by our local people, (NO COMMERCIAL VENDORS.)

  • Helicopter on field

  • Art show by local artists

  • Community Sunday Sunrise service 7:00 AM

  • Walking tour of Belhaven 1:00 PM Saturday (Pungo Book Club)

Rent a booth:

Spaces will be 12 x 12
Cost is $60 - $100 per day, based upon utility needs

We expect thousands of people from eastern North Carolina, Virginia and South Carolina.

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Become a Sponsor:

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We are soliciting the participation of churches, school groups and civic organizations in making this a community event.  In this way, visitors will get a taste of what makes our part of the state unique.

Please consider partnering with us as we bring this exciting event to Belhaven.

BALLOON SPONSORS: TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE and at the JAW Center

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East Carolina Bank

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"Service since 1932"

 

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Tideland Electric

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Southern Bank
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Silver Promoter

Advertising and Promotion SPONSORS

SELBY lAND CONCEPTS

OLDE TOWNE CONSTRUCTION

 

 

Title Balloon Promoter

"Tri-County Telephone"

 

Special Event Sponsor

Julian and Effie Raye Goff

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Bronze  Event Supporter

THE RICH COMPANY OF BATH

BAKER BUILDING SUPPLY

COX CHEVROLET

AMERIGAS

ALLIGOOD & OWEN

F RAY MOORE

PUNGO DISTRICT HOSPITAL FOUNDATION

SHAVENDER TRUCKING

PORT BATH BUILDERS

 

Copper  Event Supporter

COLDWELL BANKER TOWN POINTE REALTY

PEACOCK BOUTIQUE

PUNGO PHARMACY

WINE & WORDS

WACHOVIA BANK

HARDEE'S

COOPERATIVE BANK

PUNGO MACHINE SHOP

RADCLIFFE MARINE

PRIVATEER BOATS

CENTURY-21 O'NEAL AND ASSOCIATES

BELHAVEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

SMITH SEPTIC

 

Merchant's Flags

 Merchant participation

Barrett's Flower Shop

Beaufort-Hyde Weekly News

Belhaven Church of Christ

Belhaven Inn

Belhaven Waterway Marina

Bookhaven

Wm. Graham Boyd, CPA

Coldwell Banker Towne Point Realty

Cooperative Bank

East Main Restaurant

EEII's Arts

Granny's Fabrics

JR's Station

O'Neals Drug Store

Peacock Boutique

R&S 66 Service Station

Radcliffe Insurance Agency

Southern Bank

Style'n & File'n

The Raynor Firm

Thel's Shop

Town of Belhaven

Thistle Dew B&B

Wine & Words

Woodstock Realty

Flags are displayed down  Main Street

All contributions are tax deductible.

John A. Wilkinson Center
144 West Main St.
P.O. Box 38
Belhaven, NC  27810

252-944-4JAW  
email friends@jawcenter.com

FAX:  252-944-4529

FOR LOU  

 

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2002 Bluegrass/Hot Air Balloon Festival !!

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Mark Your Calendar NOW

October 11 2003

Festivities starting   Friday Evening 10/10/2003

through the weekend!

Come back often for updates.

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2002 Festival Events & Pictures

Effie Raye Arts Galla

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Gary Dean & wife Pam Nuckols

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Mr. & Mrs. Dave Bowers

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Rev. James Lupton & Vicki Paul

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Cecil Smith & Ellen Allen

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"The Wizard of OZ Costume Contest"

Dell Barnes, Teacher & Organizer

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BALLOONS!   BALLOONS !

Carolina Blue Sky's

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Our Sponsors

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