Staycations: NY State Festival of Balloons

The New York State Festival of Balloons in Dansville, NY takes place from September 1-3 this year (2017). The festival leaders seek to provide entertainment and enjoyment to spectators and draw visitors to the area. An average of 35,000 spectators visit the festival each year. The hot-air balloons will be launched Saturday and Sunday at 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. You might want to bring your phone or camera to catch the beauty! The New York Festival of Balloons also includes live music, craft & food vendors, and a car show. President Dorothy Hotchkiss talks with Family Life.