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Spicy Tie Band at Taste N’ Glow Balloon Fest
July 9, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wausau’s Balloon and Ribfest may be canceled, but hot air balloons will still fly in July.The event is called the Taste ‘n Glow Balloon Fest and is scheduled to take place July 9-11— the same weekend Balloon and Ribfest traditionally takes place.It will be hosted at the Trailmates snowmobile clubs grass drags on the west side of Wausau in the town of Stettin.Event organizers Steven and Nancy Woller say they’re going above and beyond to make sure everyone feels comfortable.”Will do a Facebook live feed so people can follow it from their home, if they don’t want to come to the event. We are letting people stay at their cars to watch the event if they want because you will be able to hear the bands. And the balloons are so huge you can see them from anywhere,” said Nancy.The couple say it will also be the first year of “Taste of Marathon County,” which will feature local restaurants, food trucks, non profits and more, as well as offer various activities.There is more information to come on the event, and updates will eventually be posted on their website.