NORTH LITTLE ROCK — Live music and hot air balloons will be coming to North Shore Golf Range, 5401 Northshore Cove, from Friday-May 30.

Northshore BalloonFest features hot air balloon flights, tethered balloon rides and balloon glows each evening, along with three days of on-stage live entertainment.

In addition, there will be helicopter rides, chainsaw carving demonstrations, vendors, food and beverages all three days.

Free parking is available with paid VIP parking closer to the stage. Admission will be limited to 5,000.

Friday evening will feature all bluegrass music from 4-9 p.m. with four bands headlined by The Cleverlys.

Saturday there will be live music on stage from 2-10 p.m. featuring country-music stars Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee. Marty Haggard will open and James Carothers will close.

Sunday’s lineup, from 2-9 p.m., will feature “The Best of Motown and More.”

Ticket prices range from $20-$45 for adults. Children’s admission is $10 off for ages 6-12 and free for those 5 and younger. They can be purchased online at