The Bluff City Balloon Jamboree, a two-day festival featuring 20 balloons, carnival rides, arts and crafts, will take place on June 19-20 on Maynard Way in Collierville.

The jamboree is hosted by Bluff City Balloons, which is owned by Toni Durham. Among the balloons, Durham said, will be a Star Wars balloon from Belgium and an Elvis Tribute balloon.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 4-14 and free for children 3 and under.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. To buy a ticket go to

Tickets are limited to 5,000 tickets a day and are date specific. There will be no ticket sales at the gate.

Carnival rides, midway games and other activities are suited for all ages.

There also will be a balloon basket photo booth, stationary walk-in balloon, tethered rides, balloon glow, and mass ascensions. Food trucks and other food vendors, arts and crafts vendors and live music.

Alston Construction Co. is the presenting sponsor.

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