Paris Balloon & Music Festival

At the Lamar County Fairgrounds - EVENING FESTIVAL Friday and Saturday SEPTEMBER 8th AND 9th - 2023 MORNING FLIGHTS Saturday and Sunday SEPT. 9TH AND 10TH

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Paris Balloon and Music Association

 The Paris Balloon and Music Association (501c3) is composed of volunteer board members that are committed to the enrichment of the arts in our community through artistic events, scholarships and benefits. We hope you will join with us in planning an exciting family event for Paris and Lamar County.


Paris Balloon and Music Association Board:

Carolyn Patterson, Paul and Lena Spencer, Matt Leonard, Karen Boaz, Laura Carrington, Taylor Sandoval.

 New board members 2022: Mike and Jennifer Herron, Blair Shelton, Kasie Cody, and Hillary Cawthon (Photos to be posted) 

Retired Members,  Ann Gilliland

Executive Board Members


Carolyn Patterson



Paul Spencer

Vice President


Ann Gilliland



Lena Spencer


Heather Palmer

Music and Stage


Karen Boaz

Social Media


Matt Leonard

Food Director


Laura Carrington