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Balloon Fest 2021 “Sailing On”
May 6 @ 4:00 pm - May 8 @ 5:00 pm
The first annual Balloon Festival hosted by the Aquarium & Shark Lab by Team ECCO happens this May! The event features 8 NC master balloon artists lead by Marcie McGrath, the Balloon Fairy! These talented artists will create a massive pirate ship, complete with captain and crew, and hundreds of fish and sea creatures. The build will happen at the Historic Courthouse starting May 6. The event will feature a Sea Creature Swim from the Aquarium down Main Street to the ship around 12 noon The ship will be on display until 5 pm