Hot air balloons at Angola High School light up Saturday night. Thousands of people gathered for the luminaries following two days of festivities surrounding Angola Balloons Aloft. Organizer Tim Crooks said that in its 10th year, this past weekend’s Balloons Aloft was the best to date. At left, Nico Tidwell, Fort Wayne, pets a goat. The goat pen that was part of a petting zoo at the event was one of the attractions at Angola Balloons Aloft, held Friday and Saturday at Angola High School. There were also carnival rides, food tents and other vendors.
People at Angola Balloons Aloft at Angola High School were walking around with small inflatable hot air balloons and other balloon-related swag. There were numerous vendors at the annual festival, which has been at Angola High School the past three years.