Wrong turn at Carneros?
Posted on January 26, 2023 by Sonoma Valley Sun
Steve Meloan was on his way into the Basque Boulangerie on Tuesday morning when something caught his eye — a hot air balloon heading west over Sonoma Plaza.
“It was amazingly low, such that I could hear the roar of its gas jets. I assumed the pilot just wanted to give his passenger’s a bird’s eye view of the Plaza, but I later heard that he actually landed in a residential yard in Temelec. Not sure if it was wind, or what. Nevertheless, a very ‘Sonoma’ image hovering over the Plaza!”