FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES COLORFUL KLUV MAIN STAGE BANDS

Moving Colors presented by Verizon and Limelight presented by Direct Energy

PLANO, Texas, Sept. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- North Texas residents are invited to a colorful line-up of entertainment featuring Limelight and Moving Colors at the 2017 InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival the weekend of September 22-24 in Plano, Texas.  Limelight will kick-off the festival weekend, on the KLUV Main Stage presented by Direct Energy, on Friday, September 22nd at 4:00 p.m. and give two additional performances at 7:00 p.m. and 8:45 p.m.

"The Plano Balloon Festival is well known across the country and we feel honored to be part of such a great tradition.  We live in Plano and always look forward to that special weekend when the sky is filled with huge, colored balloons.  Limelight has a deep connection with the community, starting over 25 years ago, we've had the privilege to call Plano and the surrounding cities our home."  - Limelight

Moving Colors is a native Dallas dance band made up of 10 members; Bill Brooks, Tim Harris, Landon Torbett, Joey Salvia, Trey Chamberlain, Chris Davis, Adrian Lea Jarvis, Rachel Pride, Alex Martin and Darren Fair.  Their upbeat music spans generations and is suitable for all ages who want to dance and experience a phenomenal stage show.  Moving Colors is booked for three shows on the KLUV Main Stage presented by Verizon on Saturday, September 23rd at 7:00 p.m., 8:30 p.m., and 9:30 p.m.

"We're excited, flattered and honored to be asked back to this festival. It's a big deal for any band to perform in front of that many people and then to be asked back, it's a huge compliment," states Bill Brooks, the lead guitarist and vocalist for Moving Colors

This year marks the 38th for the festival held in Plano, The Hot Air Balloon Capital of Texas.  The InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival is a three-day event with additional entertainment on the KDFW FOX 4 Community Stage, spectacular Fireworks Show presented by Bimbo Bakeries USA, RE/MAX of Texas Parachute Team Exhibition, Central Market Kids Fun Zone, and hot air balloon activities presented by the City of Plano. The festival activities schedule and hot air balloon launch times may be found at www.planoballoonfest.org. Pilots are still in need of volunteers who want to crew for a shift, no experience is necessary and here is more information: http://www.planoballoonfest.org/p/getinvolved/volunteers. General registration for the Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, Sky High Challenge, 5K and 1K is open until September 22nd and available at www.pbfraces.org.          

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About Plano Balloon Festival, Inc.

The Plano Balloon Festival, Inc. is a non-profit 501c3 organized for the purpose of staging a premier community-based and family-oriented hot air balloon event, offering other local non-profits volunteer opportunities within the Festival operations.  The Plano Balloon Festival, Inc. makes a direct impact on the Collin County community by dispersing funds to participating non-profit agencies and has donated more than $3 million since inception. #PlanoBalloon #PBFRaces

Media Contact: Cece Liekar-Campanini, The League Lady, LLC, 214-695-8192, cece@theleaguelady.com

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SOURCE Plano Balloon Festival, Inc.



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