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Vendor Village Pt.2

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“I know there is strength in the differences between us. I know there is comfort, where we overlap.” Building a Community Since the beginning of Hattast-ique, we have always had a strong sense of community. We understand that the struggle of being on the road, living out of a suit case, working events day and night (sometimes as long as 15 hour days), is easier when you have a good support system behind you. It is easier when you can relate to and make friends with your fellow vendors. There is more to the life of a vendor than setting...

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Our First Hot Air Balloon Festival

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Nothing has you looking to the sky quite like the sight of hot air balloons taking off in flight. Those bright colorful, giant balloons are hard to miss, and they are sure to leave a great impression on your day.   The hot air balloon is the first successful human-carrying flight technology. The first untethered hot air balloon flight took off in 1783. The first non stop trip around the world by balloon was in 1999. It's safe to say that hot air balloons have been apart of the steampunk culture for a few centuries. These balloons inspire adventure to all...

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