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World Music Festivals

The Shenandoah Valley Hot Air Balloon Festival
October 14, 2005 - October 16, 2005

The Shenandoah Valley Hot Air Balloon Festival is A fun Filled celebration Packed with Excitement.
Millwood Virginia

Multiple genres

Held amidst the brilliant fall foliage of the scenic
Blue Ridge Mountains the skies are bursting with colorful hot air balloons & powered parachutes as they glide above the splendid Shenandoah Valley. The Hot Air Balloon & Pumpkin Glow kicks off the festivities Friday evening as hot air balloons illuminate the dusk skies surrounding the mansion. Participate in Pumpkin Carving & enjoy the Dixie Rhythm Band until the balloon glow at dusk. Behold the view of 30+ Hot Air Balloons, including special shapes, as they fly morning & evening Satuday & Sunday(weather permitting). Wine Connoissers will enjoy vintages from 15+ Virginia Wineries. Sunrise to sunset activities include; Artisians, Crafters & Specialty Shopping, Antique Fire Engines & Cars, Children's Amphitheatre, Amusements & Activites, Live Entertainment, mansion tours, great festival foods, including the Johnsonville Brats Big Taste Grill & so much more for visitors of all ages.

Entertainment on 2 stages; Swing, Country, Oldies, Jazz & More. Children's Amphitheatre includes; Puppet Shows, Magic, Music & More.