Clovis News

Hot air balloons kick off Clovis Fest

Hot air balloons filled the sky over Clovis on Saturday during the Clovis Fest event.

About a dozen balloons took off from the Clovis Rodeo Grounds about sunrise Saturday, drawing huge crowds.

The event continues today, with another balloon takeoff at 7 a.m. and preparations starting at 6:15 a.m.

In Old Town, more than 250 craft and food vendors set up on Pollasky Avenue between 3rd and 7th streets.

The event includes an All Valley Car Show, carnival, pony rides and beer garden.