Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Balloon Festival

The Telluride Balloon Festival is the first weekend in June. This photo was taken last year when the wind was blowing too hard the wrong direction, so they were unable to fly them from town park to the valley floor as planned.

10 comments:

Lois said...

I like the Tweety Bird balloon! I hope they get to fly this year.

Walker said...

Wish I could come this year, but no, other plans already. Great capture.

Tricia said...

I WANT TO GO UP IN ONE! This kind of stuff reeeeally brings out the kid in me, I'd soooo love to go up in one! they're all so pretty & colorful & happy!

mountain.mama said...

Balloon festivals are so colorful and exciting to attend.

Gerardo said...

I have always wanted to go a one of this festivals

Unseen Rajasthan said...

Hi Lisa !! Its My Wish To Do Baloon Safari Once But Didnt got The Oportunity But Thoday Thru Your Blog I Think I Have Almost Done it As It Is So Lively !! Well Shot

Jacob said...

While you couldn't get me up in a balloon for all the money in the world, I do like to watch...hopefully this year's festival will work out.

Hilda said...

Such fun colors! I hope you'll be attending this year. It sounds like so much fun! I'd love to go up on a balloon!

Babooshka said...

I'd love this! Balloons fascinate me and these are just gorgeous.

B Squared said...

Always a beautiful sight to see these balloons in the mountains.