Bristol Balloon Fiesta: Thousands attend night glow – BBC News

Image caption Music from Linkin Recreation area was played in tribute towards the late Chester Bennington

Thousands of individuals have attended the annual night shine at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta.

The event views hot-air balloons light up their writers in time to music.

This year’s glow also showcased a musical tribute to the past due Chester Bennington from the band Linkin Park, who died recently.

Picture caption Balloons lined up across the venue at Ashton Court from lit up with music
Image caption The event, kept in the dark, is hugely popular with countless numbers travelling to see it
Picture caption The popular annual occasion brings in big crowds
Image caption An earlier incline was cancelled due to high wind gusts but Sunday’s flights should take place
Image caption The night glow is always ended using a spectacular fireworks display

An earlier bulk ascent of hot-air balloons had been cancelled because of high winds yet organisers are hopeful for commences on Sunday.