Additional events to know about:
May 7th (Saturday) † $25 for Adults and $12 for Youth 13 & Under †Run for the Zoo! †(and walk with us, too!) †http://www.run4zoo.org
†Race packets will be available for pick up at Sportz Outdoor (6915 Montgomery Blvd N.E.) Packet Pick-up will be held Thurs. 5/4 from 4:00-6:00, Fri. 5/5 from 4:00-6:00 and Sat. 5/6 from 9:30 am - 6:00 pm.
May 13th and 14th (Saturday and Sunday) †FREE ADMISSION!!!! †AIR, WIND, and WHEELS FAIR at Balloon Fiesta Park! †This is a new festival that is underbudgeted and cannot afford much advertising; however, note that they are expecting over 5,000 participants and that is not terribly crowded considering how big the Balloon Fiesta Park is. †What's it all about? †KITES! †(big kites, stunt kites, kite boarders, kite-making, kite contests, buggy riders), HOT AIR BALLOONS!, and SPECIALTY BICYCLES! † †Fun for kids of all ages! † Contact is Bev Moore at 505-620-5252 †There are no formal competitions at this time, but there will be a candy drop! † http://members.tripod.com/~TKOGunn1/kitecalender.htm
May 20th (Saturday) † Admission price is unknown. † Rio Grande Valley CELTIC FESTIVAL and HIGHLAND GAMES †at the Balloon Fiesta Park from 9 am to 5 pm. † Experience the food, dance, music, athletics, attirs, and history of the celtic heritage. †Contact person is John Caldwell at 266-6704 † http://www.scotmall.com/celticfestival/
†displays the brochure.