By Anica Padilla

ERIE, Colo. (CBS4) — The Erie Hot Air Balloon Festival got underway Friday morning. Launches are are also scheduled for Saturday and Sunday — weather permitting.

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If you are on location by 6:30 a.m., you can watch the balloons inflate. The new location for launches is directly across from the Soaring Heights K-8 School on County Road 5.

Anica Padilla