39th Annual Balloon Stampede, Saturday Morning Launch

I haven’t attended a Balloon Stampede Launch in several years.  It takes place every year on Mother’s Day Weekend, in Walla Walla, WA.  Come rain or come shine!  The balloons don’t get to fly every year, but we have been fortunate for a few years now.

Today, even though I couldn’t get anyone to go with me, I still had a lot of fun.  I will post just a few photos here, but if you would like to see more, I have posted the album on my facebook page.

Here’s my favorite photo.  I think I could stay here awhile . . .

Feels like home . . .

Feels like home . . .

I think this was everybody’s favorite balloon this year . . .

So creative!

So creative!

Happy Mother’s Day Weekend everybody!  Hope yours is a good one.

For more information on the Walla Walla Balloon Stampede, go to:  www.balloonstampede.com

Here’s a link to their facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/wwballoonstampede




About gmaellenscraftycorner

I am a recently widowed, mother of three wonderful, grown children, G-Ma (Grandma) to seven beautiful grandchildren. I work full time at a nearby grocer as the Pricing Coordinator. In my spare time, I craft and blog. Crochet is my obsession, my compulsion. My best friend, my therapist. I also have learned I love to knit! Who knew??? I may never be a master knitter, but I am a happy knitter. :D Work, family, Women's Pool League, crafting and blogging. Pretty much takes up every waking minute of every day, but besides that I love movies and music (which I can enjoy while I am crafting!). And here I thought I didn't have a life! Thank you so much for taking the time to visit my blog. I appreciate every click. :D My Etsy www.etsy.com/shop/gmaellen
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7 Responses to 39th Annual Balloon Stampede, Saturday Morning Launch

  1. Verónica says:

    Beautiful. Never been on a hot air balloon ride – too scared – but looks fun!

  2. I bet this is an amazing spectacle. Very calming.

  3. starproms says:

    The balloons are beautiful, so colourful.

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