The National Weather Festival is scheduled to take place from 9 am to 1 pm CDT on Saturday, October 29, 2011 at the National Weather Center in Norman, Oklahoma. The annual National Weather Festival highlights the many weather related organizations and activities in central Oklahoma. This unique event features hourly weather balloon launches, children’s activities, storm research vehicle displays, amateur radio demonstrations, a Storm Chaser Car Show and weather related information and products. Visitors can view the National Weather Center’s premier facilities including National Weather Service forecast operation areas. Directions to the National Weather Center can be found through this link.