It looks like the Walla Walla Balloon Stampede has dates set for this fall and I'm one of those excited that the Stampede is coming back. The dates are October 13th - 17th. 

A few years back I got a chance to go up in a balloon and had an awesome time. I snapped a bunch of photos from the experience and here are my photos from my flight.

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This year will be the 46th annual Walla Walla Balloon Stampede. Stampede week begins with Kid's Day on Oct. 13th.

Kids get to come down to Howard Tietan Park in Walla Walla and get a tether ride in a balloon. Nite Glow is also scheduled for October 15th where the balloons are inflated at night at dusk and the balloons are lit up from the inside.

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Here are fourteen high-flying pictures from my flight at the Walla Walla Balloon Rally

Organizers say that 30 hot air balloons are expected to be part of the festivities. The Walla Walla Balloon Stampede was canceled last year due to COVID-19 but organizers are anxious to get back up in the air.

The details of this year's Walla Walla Balloon Stampede are still being planned out but you can check out more details on this year's event here.

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