Record crowd at airport
Saturday night

![click on photos below to enlarge]

The numbers won't be in for a while, but with every parking spot at the airport filled and droves of people everywhere, it is safe to say this was the largest crowd in balloon festival history.

Pictures by Jan Youngquist and Mike Fak

Before the sun set, a crowd had already gathered at the airport.

The midway was alive with people having fun and trying to decide what to do or eat first.


Folks lined up for everything.

The good guy gets body-slammed by the villain.


Best buddies having fun together is what the Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival is all about.

Hey, Dad, can I get a real one now?




A youngster goes fishing for an inflatable.

Mom and son discuss the evening's itinerary.


Back to top


News | Sports | Business | Rural Review | Teaching & Learning | Home and Family | Tourism | Obituaries

Community | Perspectives | Law & Courts | Leisure Time | Spiritual Life | Health & Fitness | Teen Scene
Calendar | Letters to the Editor