Pictures: Branson Balloon Festival
The Branson Balloon Festival kicked off Friday morning featuring hot air balloons, powered parachutes, skydiving and helicopters. Participants took to the air sailing over the rolling hills of Branson as powered parachutes joined the flock. The event continues through the night with skydivers taking to the air at 6 pm followed by another balloon flight. If you missed the it today the Branson Balloon Festival continue through Sunday August 24.