Balloon Fest set for July 9-10 Posted in: News After a hiatus due to COVID-19, the Tailwind Regional Canton Balloon Fest is back set for Friday, July 9 and Saturday, July 10 on First Monday Grounds in Canton. The Balloon Fest started at the Thompson Airfield in 2011. The Canton Texas Visitor Bureau now hosts this two-day annual event each ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!