great falls balloon festival: It Is Balloon! - 08/18/10 08:33 AM
The Great Falls Balloon Festival comes around this time every year and I recall my title line from the series F-Troop that aired in the mid 60's.  The character Chief Wild Eagle  would yell "It is Balloon" quite often when he saw a hot air balloon. 
We travel to Maine quite often during the summer months but I have only managed to get to the Great Falls Balloon Festival once to see them successfully launch a sky full of balloons. This weekend the forecast is looking good so if you're in Maine swing into the Lewiston / Auburn area at 6am or … (5 comments)