The Daniel Sasser Story“Ballooning has always been a distraction from everyday stress. It’s fun and puts thi...
The Sean Richardson StoryMaking people’s dreams and wishes come true...meeting fun, adventurous people…traveli...
Zootastic Park: an Adventure at the ZooLions and Tigers and Monkeys, Oh My! Have you ever held a monkey or fed a tiger? You c...
The Patrick Grogan StoryFor Patrick Grogan, it all started in Statesville at the National Balloon rally 30 ye...
Red Buffalo Brewing Co.By Catherine Diehl Take a step into one of Statesville’s breweries, Red Buffalo B...
Balloonist Dream-of-a-LifetimeDebbie Swing retired in 2019, but unlike many, her dream-of-a-lifetime continues to ke...
Xscape to StatesvilleEscape rooms are creating a new type of entertainment - one that is active and challen...
When Ballooning is a Family Affair By Kristie DarlingDave Litton is a natural born teacher. He’s a handsome Teddy bear ty...
Keep Your Eye on Statesville’s Youngest Hot Air Balloon ... Serendipity can be an amazing thing. For Duncan Dunavant, a chance happening upon a ho...
Statesville’s Newest Balloon Pilot!By Kristie DarlingVery often, the most amazing things about a person are the passions ...
31 Fun and Unique Things to Do in Statesville and Iredel... From North Carolina history to hot air balloons, Statesville is a wonderful small-town...
Scupper-what?Scupper-what? Repeat after us: "Scup-per-nong." Don't forget that final "n"—the word r...