Columbus Days in Columbus, Kan.; 52-year festival tradition and 32nd year of hot air balloon regatta

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BALLOON REGATTA 2020 AT COLUMBUS DAYS

COLUMBUS, Kan. — This weekend will mark more than five decades (52 years) Columbus, Kansas, have celebrated with their fall festival, rightly named — Columbus Days. Which coincides with Columbus Day on Monday. And it’s the 32nd year they have held their hot air balloon regatta as part of the weekend festival.

KSN-16 is sponsoring one of the 11 balloons featured this weekend!

52nd Annual Columbus Day Festival/Hot Air Balloon Regatta in Columbus, Kansas! Enjoy many events and activities downtown on the square, 11 hot air balloons during the Friday evening balloon glow and planned lift offs (weather permitting) during the weekend … schedule of events!” — Columbus Kansas Chamber of Commerce

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, FROM OUR LIVE! VIDEO.

Stop by our booth tomorrow at Columbus Days for a chance to win a new Yeti Tundra 35 cooler!! Details will be at our booth! $1 donation for a ticket!!

Posted by Columbus Ks Fire Rescue on Friday, October 8, 2021
COLUMBUS KANSAS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

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