Neighborhoods in the Network / NYS Festival of Balloons (Dansville, NY)

08.27.08 | Martha Manikas-Foster

Hot air balloon launches, balloon rides, arts and craft vendors, an international food court and more are on the schedule for this Labor Day weekend during the New York State Festival of Balloons in Dansville, NY. Join Martha Manikas-Foster for this "Neighborhoods in the Network" report on the balloon festival that has been going strong since 1981 and expects to host 50 balloon pilots and 30,000 spectators for the festival.

The 2008 New York State Festival of Balloons begins on the evening of August 28th and continues through a morning launch on September 1st at the Dansville, NY airport off of exit 5 of Route I-86. For more information, log onto


Your Comments(please keep them on topic and polite)