Bristol Balloon Festival 2016 14/08/16

Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, August 2016
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The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is Europe‚Äôs largest annual meeting of hot air balloons, attracting over 150 Hot Air Balloons from across the world. And…
Parachutists provide some arena entertainment while people wait for the main event.
Parachutists provide some arena entertainment while people wait for the main event.
Parachutists provide some arena entertainment while people wait for the main event.
Mid afternoon and the crowds are slowly gathering as people claim their space.
Mid afternoon and the crowds are slowly gathering as people claim their space.
Mid afternoon and the crowds are slowly gathering as people claim their space.
A lone balloon takes off to test the conditions before the go-ahead for a mass lift is given.
A lone balloon takes off to test the conditions before the go-ahead for a mass lift is given.
Balloons prepare for the mass lift.