LEWISTON, ME – AUGUST 22: Balloon riders Giselle St. Amand, left, Rita Ouellette and Kendra Bailey, all of the Lewiston-Auburn area, show their exhilaration as the crew begins the releasing of the hot air ballon piloted by Bill Colyer at the Great Falls Balloon Festival in Simard-Payne Park in Lewiston. (Photo by Gordon Chibroski/Staff Photographer)