October is a great month to plan your visit to Hot Springs, Arkansas. The leaves and landscapes of Arkansas are breathtaking! Also, October the month to enjoy the Legends Balloon Rally. This rally is perfect for the whole family. This outdoor event began in 2008 and will be held at the Hot Springs Memorial Field Airport. On Friday evening, October 9, 25 spectacular hot air balloons from all over the country will be tethered to the ground for the magnificent balloon glow. Musical guests for this fun-filled weekend include Tracy Byrd, the Grand Funk Railroad, and Arkansas natives, Justin Moore and Tracy Lawrence. This event will be held this year in conjunction with Tracy Byrd’s All American Outdoor Weekend. Bring your own chairs and head to Hot Springs for this amazing balloon rally. The airport area is open to the public on Friday the 9th at 4:30 p.m.