Photos: Hot Air Balloon Festival 2013

Advocate staff photo by John Oubre -- A hot air balloon reflects in the lake at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center during the 2013 balloon festival.
Advocate staff photo by John Oubre -- A hot air balloon reflects in the lake at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center during the 2013 balloon festival.

The blue skies above Louisiana were dotted with myriad colors this weekend as the Louisiana Hot Air Balloon Championship was held at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.