Ballooning VI, photo by Paladin27 View the photo big as the sky and see more in Paladin27’s Spring Hot Air Ballooning slideshow.
Hot Air Balloon Glow, photo by diane charvat Diane took this last weekend at the Grand Rapids Balloon Festival (which I hadn’t heard of). Check it out bigger and see more in her Hot Air Balloons slideshow. More balloons on Michigan in Pictures.
Hot Air Balloon Ride-19, photo by alioops1956 Here’s a great set of photos from a misty hot air balloon ride over Grand Traverse Bay. Check it out background bigtacular and in Alison’s Hot Air Balloon Ride slideshow. I’m pretty sure this is a balloon from Grand Traverse Balloon.
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!
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
CRW_0752, photo by unaspiring. This is one of a great set of photos of pre-festival ballooning in Howell. Viewing the slideshow of this is just about required. The 22nd Annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest takes place next weekend (June 23, 24 & 25) in Howell.
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
Point of Origin, photo by Jamie MacDonald From the annual Jackson Hot Air Jubilee earlier this month. View Jamie’s photo bigger and see more in his awesome Jackson Hot Air Jubilee slideshow. (here’s Point of Origin, part 1 in case you missed it)
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!
BALLOONS HEAVENWARD, phoot by marsha*morningstar Many new graduates entered the next stage of their lives. Good luck to all of them in college or the world of work, and here’s hoping that all get a chance to make Michigan and the world better for all! View Marsha’s photo bigger and see more in her slideshow.