Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival to feature ‘Pala Spirit’ balloon

The handicapped accessible “Pala Spirit” hot air balloon, which will be featured at the Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival, May 19-21, floats over an orchard. Reach for the Stars Hot Air Balloon Foundation provided the balloon thanks to a donation from Pala Casino Spa Resort. Valley News/Courtesy photo
TEMECULA – The Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival is set to kick off Friday through Sunday, May 19-21, and will celebrate its 40th anniversary. This year’s festival will feature a second handicapped accessible hot air balloon that was donated by Pala Casino Spa Resort.Through a relationship that was fostered during last year’s Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival, Pala Casino donated the funds to Reach for the Stars Hot Air Balloon Foundation for a handicapped accessible hot air balloon. The new balloon, referred to as “Pala Spirit,” is a 120,000-cubic-foot balloon featuring the Pala Casino logo. The six-person basket was custom made with a viewing window and VIP chair for any person that cannot stand for the duration of a balloon flight.The “Pala Spirit
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