The Walla Walla Balloon Stampede is May 10-12 at the Walla Walla County Fairgrounds, on Ninth Avenue and Orchard Street in Walla Walla.
Balloons launch at 6:30 a.m. each day, weather permitting. Festival hours are from noon to 10 p.m. May 10, from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. May 11 and from 6:30 a.m. to noon May 12. Admission is free to the festival. There is a $6 charge for the pancake breakfast May 11-12.
For more information, go to www.wwvchamber.com.