Thompson Square, Big Head Todd to headline Lisle's Eyes to the Skies Festival music lineup
May 31, 2016 11:23AM ● Published by Neighbors Magazines
sprawling and popular event is held at Lisle Community Park, 1825 Short Street.
Hours are Noon-11:00pm each day. The fest is best known for its visually
stunning hot-air balloon shows that attract tens of thousands over its
In addition to hot-air balloons and two stages of music, the fest also features food, a craft fair, a huge kids' activity and entertainment area, and three nights of fireworks (July 1-3). There's also five days of carnival rides (starting on Wednesday, June 29, through Sunday, July 3).
The award-winning duo that is Thompson Square (comprised of Nashville-based husband and wife Keifer and Shawna Thompson) will perform at 8:00pm on Saturday, July 2, on the fest's Vankampen stage. Big Head Todd & the Monsters, helmed by founder Todd Park Mohr, will perform at 8:00pm on the Vankampen stage on Sunday, July 3. Nearly 20 acts are set to perform on the fest's music stages.
To learn more about this year's fest (including
music updates and much more), please visit www.eyestotheskies.org.
General festival admission is $8. Children 6 years of age and younger are free.
The fest is presented by the Lisle Eyes to the Skies Festival Committee with
proceeds benefiting six local charities and business organizations.