Description: Twenty-five of the country's most prominent
balloon experts will lift off in a colorful pageant, with
Vermont's Mount Mansfield as a spectacular backdrop, to launch
the 19th Annual Stoweflake Hot Air Balloon Festival, presented
by Banknorth Vermont, July 8-10 in Stowe, Vermont. The balloon
festival will be held at the AAA Four Diamond award-winning
Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, where it has become
one of New England's most popular summer celebrations.