Angola Balloons Aloft takes place this weekend

Angola Balloons Aloft is an annual competition that attracts balloon pilots from as far away as Texas and California.

Posted: Jul. 6, 2018 8:35 PM
Updated: Jul. 9, 2018 8:46 AM

ANGOLA, Ind. (WFFT) - Thousands of people from across the country visited Angola High School this weekend to watch hot air balloons.

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Angola Balloons Aloft is an annual competition that attracts balloon pilots from as far away as Texas and California.

The event was created as a family-friendly event, with rides and games, a petting zoo, antique tractor show, and of course food.

Balloons fly every morning and evening, weather permitting.

Around sunset, there is a "balloon glow" where the balloons light up while on the ground.

For more information, visit the Angola Balloons Aloft website.

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