Glens Falls, New York (PRWEB) September 04, 2012
The 2012 Adirondack Balloon Festival, New York State’s largest hot air balloon festival, will be held September 20-23 in Glens Falls. More than 60 balloons are expected to take flight over the three day event, which includes a downtown block party and classic car show. Travelers heading to the Lake George area of Glens Falls for the four-day event are booking vacation rentals through NYVacationRentals.com.
The opening ceremonies in Glens Falls’ Crandall Park will launch more than 12 balloons to kick off the festival events. Live bands, fireworks, children’s events and more are lined up to keep visitors entertained on land and in the sky all weekend.
The Glens Falls area is a favorite vacation destination for travelers year round, and the Adirondack Balloon Festival is a big lure for travelers each year. Visitors enjoy staying in a Lake George area vacation accommodations for the privacy, plus the home-away-from-home comforts they won’t find in a hotel, including a full kitchen, laundry room.
Vacation properties close to the Adirondack Balloon Festival venue provide easy access for families participating in the launches, as well as those who come just to enjoy the spectacle. Festival goers find that Glens Falls area vacation cabin or home offer a private getaway in the scenic Adirondack Mountains, where they can enjoy an early morning cup of coffee from their porch while the first balloons of the day take flight.
Admission to the Adirondack Balloon Festival is free, and events are weather-permitting. Festival goers are encouraged to bring cameras and participate in the annual photo competition with awards for first through fourth place, grand prize, kid’s categories, and honorable mentions.
For more information on vacation lodgings in the Adirondacks or anywhere in New York State, visit NYVacationRentals.com.