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SPOKANE The biggest shoe at Bloomsday won t be on someone s foot.

Local balloon artist Ryan Oelrich crafted a giant running shoe entirely out of balloons.

It s the size of a mini-van.

The creation took 176 balloons and four hours to put together.

Oelrich made the shoe to promote Epilepsy awareness. Epilepsy is a neurological seizure disorder that Oelrich had as a child.

The shoe is on display at River Park Square through Sunday.

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