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International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu [236] 

Published August 24, 2011 at 12:34 p.m.

8/20/11: Eva and Brooke get unstuck from Vermont to attend the International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu in Quebec, Canada.

Alongside their fearless Brazilian pilot Marcos and his Pepe the Skunk balloon (AKA Stinky), the Vermonters fly high in the sky with over 125 hot air balloons as the sun sets on this 9 day festival.

Music: La Strada, New Home, "Shapes in the Sky," Starling" & "Flying"


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Seven Days senior multimedia producer Eva Sollberger launched her award-winning "Stuck in Vermont" web video series in 2007. Her videos have been viewed by millions. She appears every other Friday on WCAX at 6:30pm.

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