Balloon fest kicks off with Friday launch
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Three hot-air balloons float north toward the Colorado River Friday morning on media day, the official start of the Colorado River Crossing Balloon Festival.
Photo by Craig Fry/Yuma Sun
Balloon fest kicks off with Friday launch.
Maria Chieruzzi's favorite part about flying a hot-air balloon is seeing birds soaring in the skies — below her.Her second favorite thing is meeting people and sharing her passion.“People get excited. They want to touch the balloon,” Chieruzzi told the Yu. Read Balloon fest kicks off with Friday launch...