Summer Balloon Classic in MidlothianCome out to Midlothian this weekend (July 22-24) for the Summer Balloon Classic, a free showcase of hot-air balloons and plenty of other activities. Tons of colorful hot-air balloons will take off in a mass ascension, and you can listen to live music, watch airplane stunt flying demos, and more. For kids, there are train rides, bounce houses, a kids’ safety booth, and more. Admission is free, but parking is $10, and no food and drink is allowed in the event. Some activities may cost money. For a schedule of events, see here.

The Balloon Classic takes place at Midlothian Mid-Way Regional Airport, 131 Airport Road.