The Thurston Classic in Meadville kicks off with “Night Glow” at Robertson Field on the campus of Allegheny College.
Eight balloons will illuminate Robertson Field, featuring the crowd favorite Pea-Nut the elephant.
Live entertainment starts this evening at 7:30 leading up to Night Glow at 9:30.
The Classic continues Friday night with a sponsor's flight and races launch Saturday and Sunday.
Launches start around 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Fly-in Races at the field on Saturday and Sunday will be around seven a.m.
All scheduled flights are weather permitting.
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