Hot Air Balloons Take Flight in Mesquite for the Eighth Annual Mesquite Balloon Festival

Hot Air Balloons Take Flight in Mesquite for the Eighth Annual Mesquite Balloon Festival
This weekend, dozens of hot air balloons took to the skies for the eighth annual Mesquite Hot Air Balloon Festival (Photo credit: Tyler Coop from Mesquite Gaming)

Hot Air Balloons Take Flight in Mesquite for the Eighth Annual Mesquite Balloon Festival
Hot Air Balloons Take Flight in Mesquite for the Eighth Annual Mesquite Balloon Festival

Photo credit: Tyler Coop from Mesquite Gaming

The 2019 Mesquite Balloon Festival, hosted by CasaBlanca Resort & Casino and sponsored by the Mesquite Resort Association and Ferrellgas Partners, began each morning as hot air balloons lifted off at 7:30 a.m.

Hot Air Balloons Take Flight in Mesquite for the Eighth Annual Mesquite Balloon Festival
Hot Air Balloons Take Flight in Mesquite for the Eighth Annual Mesquite Balloon Festival

Photo credit: Tyler Coop from Mesquite Gaming

Friday and Saturday evening featured a Balloon Night Glow, live entertainment and a champagne tasting at CasaBlanca Resort’s Skydome Lounge.

Hot Air Balloons Take Flight in Mesquite for the Eighth Annual Mesquite Balloon Festival
Hot Air Balloons Take Flight in Mesquite for the Eighth Annual Mesquite Balloon Festival

Photo credit: Tyler Coop from Mesquite Gaming

“The Mesquite Balloon Festival is one of the city’s most anticipated events of the year,” said Christian Adderson, corporate sales manager for Mesquite Gaming. “Each year, this family-friendly event attracts thousands of tourists to Mesquite. We’re grateful for all of the support from our volunteers and pilots.”

For more information about upcoming events, visit casablancaresort.com.