Battle Creek Holiday Balloon Fest hosting National Hot Air Balloon Championships!

Awesome Aerials, photo by StacyN – MichiganMoments The Holiday Balloon Fest in Battle Creek takes place August 22-27. This year’s Holiday Balloon Fest is also the site of the 2011 US National Hot Air Balloon Championships! Holiday Balloon Fest began in 1998 at Kellogg’s Cereal City USA in Battle Creek and has grown from just … Continue reading Battle Creek Holiday Balloon Fest hosting National Hot Air Balloon Championships!

Balloons over Howell: The Michigan Challenge Balloonfest

Pics 126, photo by m7k7k7. The annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest takes place this weekend – June 26-28, 2009. It’s the state championship of hot-air ballooning and in addition to a sky full of balloons, offerings include three entertainment venues, a carnival, classic car show, medieval village and skydiving shows. 2009 is the 25th anniversary: “Twenty-five … Continue reading Balloons over Howell: The Michigan Challenge Balloonfest

Splash-in Sunrise: Annual Grand Marais Fly-in

Splash-in 2016, photo by Gary McCormick June 16-18, 2017 the Grand Marais Pilots Association will host the 17th Annual Splash-in on Grand Marais Bay on behalf of the National Seaplane Pilots Association. Seaplanes from all over the US and Canada are invited to attend this three day festival with arrivals on Friday, activities and competitions … Continue reading Splash-in Sunrise: Annual Grand Marais Fly-in

Happy Fourth of July, Michigan!

Balloon Festival, Howell, MI, June, 2008, photo by Norm Powell (napowell30d) If you’re needing any boost to your Independence Day attitude, I’m guessing this guy could help you out. Happy Fourth of July everyone! Check this photo out bigger and see more in Norm’s huge Southeastern Michigan slideshow. Much more Fourth of July fun on Michigan … Continue reading Happy Fourth of July, Michigan!