SKY-HIGH FUN: Balloon Festival back at Southern Hills Hospital
LAS VEGAS (KSNV NEWS3LV) —
Southern Hills Hospital is proud to bring back the Balloon Festival to Southern Nevada. Southern Hills Hospital hosts the Balloon Festival, a community event that has grown larger each year.
Along with hot air balloon morning launches and passenger rides, there will be tethered balloon rides, kids’ arts and crafts activities, evening glow shows, amusement rides and carnival games.
On Saturday, Oct. 21, a health fair will feature a Southern Hills’ Kangaroo Heart Clinic for kids, and community health partners including massage, flu shots, blood pressure checks and more!
The fundraising event benefits Nevada high school students interested in the healthcare field through the Southern Hills Hospital High School to Healthcare Scholarship program and The Public Education Foundation.
Thanks to sponsor and vendor support, Southern Hills Hospital has awarded $84,000 to 21 Nevada high school seniors since 2014. The students receive $1,000 per year for four years toward their college education.