Hot Air Balloons and Horses

smellshorsey Archive on September 4, 2008, 22:25

They're having a hot air balloon and equestrian festival in Aiken, S.C. What will be next? Plastic grocery bags and horses festival?

My horses would think that hot air balloons were Giant Breathing Plastic Grocery Bags of Death. We would find out just exactly how fast and how far our horses could go. We'd no doubt beat the balloons to their destination.

And they've got fireworks, too! Yahoo!

Look at a portion of the schedule, below. Can you imagine warming up for dressage while the balloons are taking off?

Festivities begin on Friday September 19th with barrel