The Great Forest Park Balloon Race Sept. 16th-17th

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-People from all over will be flocking to Forest Park this weekend, September 16th and 17th, to take part in a beloved St. Louis Tradition-The Great Forest Park Balloon Race.

While weather conditions will continue to be monitored closely, festivities are expected to kick off tonight with the popular balloon glow. The Balloon Glow will provide St. Louis residents with a night full of spectacular sights and will close out the beautiful night with fireworks.

FOX 2’s┬áLisa Hart visited Forest Park this morning to preview this St. Louis fall favorite.

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