Details of the Big Balloons event:
8 May 2004 Saturday
Between Esplanade and Merlion Park
5.30pm Arrival of Guest
6.00pm Flag off parade
7.30pm Pyrotechnics Finale
You can also capture the "blowing up" of the balloons and 'behind the scene' shoots at the Stadium Cove, the arean behind Indoor Stadium along the Kallang River bank from 12 noon.
"The HiFly Parade promises to be a visual spectacle with a vibrant and colourful procession of over 40 breathtaking balloons, dance, cheerleading and band contingents."
Balloons will be sitting on bumboats and travels from Kallang River (behind Indoor Stadium) to Espalnade watefront to Merlion Park. Land parade will be along the Esplande Drive bridge.
Check out these images of the big balloons taken at this afternoon's press conference.
(sorry, can't give you more and bigger pixs. Run out of disc space)