Up, Up and Away !!

"Inflate Your Imagination" is the theme for the 2017 Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, to be held October 7-15. Among the many activities highlighting this year's event are: Morning Mass Ascensions, Morning & Evening Glows, Laser Light Shows, a Fiesta of Wheels Car...

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Do You Have A Pet Vette?

Do you like Corvettes? Well did you know that the National Corvette Museum is only a 1 hour drive from Nashville? That's right. Located in Bowling Green, Kentucky, the Museum houses over 80 Corvette models and concept vehicles from the entire Corvette vehicle history....

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Need A License To Play?

You don't need a license to play a guitar. But if you'd like one, you can find a guitar made with a collection of license plates at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee. While there are different styles, each guitar is custom handmade and definitely "one of a...

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Looking for a Vardo?

If you're in the market for a Vardo, you can actually find a few at the Fryeburg Fair held each October in Fryeburg, Maine, just outside of Conway, New Hampshire. If you're not familiar with the term Vardo, you probably have heard of the term gypsy wagon or Romani...

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A Warm Hearth In The Winter

While much of the Midwest has had a relatively mild winter so far this year, some areas like the West Coast and the Northeast have been taking a pounding. The Eagle Mountain House in Jackson, New Hampshire is used to harsh winters though…. and has handled heavy winter...

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Can You Say Betelgeuse?

Yes, whether it's Pumpkin People Betelgeuse or Beetlejuice the movie, it's always a good laugh! This is a creative scene from the 2016 Return of the Pumpkin People in Jackson, New Hampshire. Each year, local businesses and individuals come up with new and often...

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We’ve all been waiting …. and here it is!!!

THe dates for the 2017 Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta have been released. This year's Fiesta will run from October 7 to October 15 at the Balloon airfield in Albuquerque. Activities will include: > Morning ascensions and evening glows > Morning and evening laser...

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Creepy Candle Pins

Who knows what candle pin bowling is?? Most likely, very few of you do. However, candle pin bowling dates all the way back to 1880! Candle Pin bowling is a variation of bowling that was invented by a local bowling center owner in Worcester, Massachusetts. It is only...

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Looking Good For A Show

Like any artistic performer, musicians want to look good for an audience and show some of their personality. At the Country Music Hall of Fame, you'll see some of the amazing outfits performers have worn over the years, including the ones above worn by Hank Thompson...

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Do you know a Soda Jerk?

Well, we do!! And he works here, at the Elliston Place Soda Shop in west Nashville. Listed on the national register of historic places and mentioned in the book 1,000 Places to See Before You Die, the Elliston PlaceSoda Shop is a throwback to the 50's and 60's when...

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Last Chance to Join the Crowd!!!

This is the final week and weekend of the annual Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta. This year's theme is "Desert Kaleidoscope", which is the perfect description for the bright colors and characters you'll find there. With morning ascensions and evening 'glows' along...

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What are you waiting on??

Be the wise one and make your plans NOW to attend the 2016 Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta. With over 500 hot air balloons from nearly 20 countries, this event is THE place to be in early October. Packed with activities and colorful shows, it's a great weekend...

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Where’s a Cop when you need one??

RIGHT HERE!  At the Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta you'll find a hot cop and many other animated characters as part of the Special Shape balloons on display. This year's event takes place in just a couple of weeks:  October 1-9.  The theme for this year is...

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Traffic Jam!

When 550 hot air balloons take off from the same place at nearly the same time, there's bound to be a traffic jam somewhere! Billed as the largest hot air balloon event in the world, the Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta has something for everyone. At Fiesta, you'll...

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