Balloon festival coming up

LAKE HAVASU CITY - Dozens of hot air balloons are expected at the inaugural Havasu Balloon Festival & Fair on Jan. 21-23, lifting off from the Island Golf Course at Nautical Beachfront Resort.

The event includes kids' activities, a classic car show, carnival rides, an art village and live music.

An admission wristband is $5, which is good for all three days and includes parking and available complimentary shuttle service. For more information, visit