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May 2017
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[Edgewood] Wildlife West has a wonderful field out in front of the nature park that is used every year to host the Edgewood Wind and Kite Festival. The wind varies from very strong to light and presents a fun challenge to the professional kite enthusiast. Take a ride on Route 66 and please while you are in the neighborhood stop by and fly a kite! <3 at Wildlife West Nature Park in Edgewood. www.wildlifewest.org
         
[Johnston ] Johnston Kites on the Green is held on the Johnston Commons which is the grassy area located near the Johnston Public Library. This family-friendly kite festival is scheduled for the first Saturday in May and will feature giant show kite displays, celebrity bol races, free kite building, live music and delicious food!
[Portsmouth]
         
[Waco] Free family event---100 free kites given away, games, bounce houses, music, candy drops, hula hoop contest, raffle, prize wheel, facepainting, food vendors, vendors. All net proceeds remain in central Texas to help hearing impaired children with hearing aids and scholarships. We also provide Region 12 schools with hearing screening audiometers and otoscopes in order to detect hearing impaired children at an early age.
 
         
[Virginia Beach]
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[San Francisco] Monthly sport kite comp. All welcome
 
         
[San Diego] 69th Annual Ocean Beach Kite Festival, Presented by the Kiwanis Club of Ocean Beach, Ocean Beach Parks and Recreation, and the San Diego Kite Club. The oldest, continuous children’s kite festival in the United States. Featured in Westways Magazine as one of the "Five Worth the Drive." Street fair, music, food, games, demonstrations, kite making, kite decorating, and kite flying. Free admission for the whole family.
 
         
[Palmyra] Open to all ages
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[Grand Haven]
         
SDKC (CA)
[San Diego] Fun Fly & general meeting
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[San Vito Lo Capo (TP) Sicily] Dopo i grandi successi delle otto edizioni del Festival Internazionale degli Aquiloni “EMOZIONI A NASO IN SU!” che hanno registrato l’importante presenza di centinaia di migliaia di appassionati e visitatori, l’Associazione Culturale "Sensi Creativi" ed il Comune di San Vito lo Capo, in collaborazione con la Trapani Eventi® di Ignazio BILLERA, nonostante le numerose difficoltà che stanno attraversando, presentano, in collaborazione con l’organizzazione CENTROMEDIA :
9° FESTIVAL INTERNAZIONALE DEGLI AQUILONI
"Emozioni a naso in su !"
a San Vito Lo Capo (TP)
dal 25 al 28 Maggio 2017.
Saranno presenti al Festival delegazioni di aquilonisti provenienti da vari paesi.
       
[Wildwood] On the beach between E Hand Ave and E Burk Ave and the Wildwoods Convention Center, the 32nd annual Wildwoods International Kite Festival begins on Friday at noon with the Unlocking of the Ocean ceremony outside of the Wildwoods Convention Center. Festivities following include opening of the Kite Sales Tent, Friday Night Social via the local South Jersey Kite Flyers Club (all-you-can-eat buffet for $10 per person), and the 9:00pm Illuminated Night Kite Fly. Saturday and Sunday include sport kite demo’s, team flying and family games. Monday features the World Indoor Kite Competition inside the Wildwoods Convention Center. FREE to spectators. Visit www.SkyFestivals.com (a downloadable registration form includes many of the events activities; info and can be found on the "Events" page) or call 732 822-4884.
       
[Rockaway Beach] Sponsored by the American Kitefliers Association, the annual Rockaway Beach Kite Festival features professional and amateur kite fliers for the 20th year at the new Ocean’s Edge Wayside. The American Kitefliers Association is the largest organized group of kiters in the world and travels all over to spread the joy of kiting to people of all ages and skills. The event offers contests in a friendly, unofficial environment. Participants can compete to win awards for having the nicest kite, the kite that drags on the ground the longest before becoming airborne, and many other events. Children can join in the fun as they build and learn to fly small kites during special classes.
Anyone who wants to bring their own kite to fly is welcome and encouraged to do so. The Rockaway Beach Kite Festival also features live music, kite exhibitions, an array of vendors, and tasty meals all weekend. Come hungry, and bring a camera to photograph the beautiful kites that will grace the skies along the beach at the Ocean’s Edge Wayside.
       
[Tropical North Queensland ] Grab your family and friends and head to the Family Beach Day for a full day of fun and frolic by the sea. Featuring an amazing Kite display - kite art with astounding giant, colourful kites and the chance to fly your own alongside the masters of the ocean winds. Featuring Australia’s world renowned kite flyers Kevin and Linda Sanders OZFeathers- Robert Brasington Kites Tasmania and Michael Richards Kite Magic Coogee Sydney NSW. Dig deep in the Sand and join in on the Sand sculpting competition all while enjoying roving entertainment, face painting, kids activities, markets stalls and more.
       
SDKC (CA)
[San Diego] Indoor fly with Electric Model Flyers
[Crescent City]
         
Sky Fest (ND)
[Garrison] Celebrating 25 years of flying kites at Ft. Stevenson State Park! Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10-4 Candy drops, kite making and fun for everyone!
         
[Jersey City] There is nothing quite like the carefree feeling of watching a kite climb higher and higher into a clear blue sky. Come join us at Liberty State Park, May 27-28 11am to 4pm ( and come early for good spot ) for a FREE, family friendly, music filled weekend where you can see Master kite fliers put on a spectacular show. The Manhattan skyline will be accentuated by Tony Jetland’s collection of giant single line kites. Settle in with your picnic lunch and watch the Rev Riders Revolution Kite Team do dazzling tricks and jaw dropping performances to music with their specialized quad line kites.
We invite everyone to fly with us whether by bringing a kite, making your own kite at our event or buying exclusive SkyDog kites which will be available all weekend. Children of all ages will delight in our giant bubble exhibitions throughout the day and will not want to miss our kite candy drop. Try your hand at our McGyver kite challenge to see if you can turn everyday objects into an airborne piece of art.
The 2017 Sky Art Kite Festival is honored to be hosting a sports line competition this year, which will give the audience a peek into the world of professional kiting. We will also be inviting local artists to showcase their talents using kites as a canvas . With so many activities the only thing missing is you!
         
[Milwaukee] The 30th Annual Wilde Subaru FAMILY KITE FESTIVAL, presented by Prairie Farms is scheduled for Saturday, May 27th and Sunday 28th 2017, MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. NOW 2 days long! Sponsored by B93.3, FM 102/1 and Milwaukee’s True Oldies Station, Gift of Wings, and the Kite Society of Wisconsin and Illinois. Featured performers include Chicago Fire, The Windjammers, Josh Gordon, Dan Newman, Paul Koepke, Mike Delfar, and the Giant Kites of Yves Laforest and Anne Clement from Montreal, and Jean Lemire. You don’t want to miss this folks! The Wilde Subaru Family Kite Festival will be held in Veterans Park from 10 am until 6 pm on Saturday and 10 am until 5 pm on Sunday. The festival is free with plenty of free parking. The Fast Track Oil Centers Grand Launch of 500 kites will take place at noon. The Kaplin University Kids Mad Dash will take place at around 2:00 pm. Rhonda Begos will sing the National Anthem. This event will be shown live on the Internet! Kites and food will be sold at the festival. Kick off your Spring with the Wilde Subaru FAMILY KITE FESTIVAL!
         
[Floyd] This will be the 7th year of this fun Fly, if you like Bluegrass Music, the event Staff and Festival Goers love seeing Beauty and color in the Sky.
A Relaxing day Listening to music and flying kites.
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[San Ramon] Kite demos by popular kites. Hundreds of vendors of arts and crafts, foods . Even two kite stores.
Lots of stuff for the non kiters in your family to do!
         
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[Wildwood] On the beach between E Hand Ave and E Burk Ave and the Wildwoods Convention Center, the 32nd annual Wildwoods International Kite Festival begins on Friday at noon with the Unlocking of the Ocean ceremony outside of the Wildwoods Convention Center. Festivities following include opening of the Kite Sales Tent, Friday Night Social via the local South Jersey Kite Flyers Club (all-you-can-eat buffet for $10 per person), and the 9:00pm Illuminated Night Kite Fly. Saturday and Sunday include sport kite demo’s, team flying and family games. Monday features the World Indoor Kite Competition inside the Wildwoods Convention Center. FREE to spectators. Visit www.SkyFestivals.com (a downloadable registration form includes many of the events activities; info and can be found on the "Events" page) or call 732 822-4884.
       
[Crescent City]
         
[Lyon Township] Lyon Township Kite Festival is a two day event. Kite building for kids, kite demonstrations by the Windjammers, Team Sky Burner, Blues Brothers, SKYFX quadline team, Daryl Waters with his large inflatables and many more.
         
[oyhut] Kite festival/fun fly with Northwest Sport Kite League competitions.
         
[Kenosha] The Tour De Kites Continues..... The 16th annual THE SHORE "Outta Sight Kite Flight" will be held on June 3rd & June 4th, 2017, 10 am until 5 pm. This free event will be held in Kennedy Park on Kenosha’s beautiful lakefront. Sponsored by THE SHORE 92.1, 1400 WRJN, and Magnum Radio, The Kenosha News, the City of Kenosha, Gift of Wings, and The Kite Society of Wisconsin & Illinois. Featured performers include Chicago Fire Kite Team, CONNOR & AMY DORAN Jean Lemire, Josh Gordon, Paul Koepke, Fire & Ice, O1, Brett Williams as the Kite Whisperer, Mike Delfar, the Giant Kites of Yves Laforest, flown by Alex and the Canadian Dream Team, and the kites of Charlie Sotich, built and sponsored by the Kenosha News. Special thanks to The Kite Society of Wisconsin and Illinois and Gift of Wings. The Cityof Kenosha Kids Mad Dash at 2:30 pm both days. For the second time ever, Connor Doran & Jean Lemire, and Paul Koepke will be flying indoor routines at several Middle Schools in Kenosha.
         
[Placerville ] Kites – Food – Drink – Entertainment – Raffle – Fun
This celebration honors the 148th anniversary of the first Japanese colony in America who arrived at Gold Hill on June 8, 1869. American River Conservancy honors these early pioneers with a kite festival. Our kite festival includes entertainment, food and beer for purchase, a few booths, and a raffle. Bring your single-line kite, buy a new kite, or make your own kite to fly. Picnics are welcome, and bring along a chair. Proceeds will be used to the care for the historic Keyaki tree planted by the Wakamatsu colonists. $10 per car, additional for passenger vans and buses.
Performers & vendors include: Koyasan Taiko, Kohaku, Sarpika Tribal Dance, Butchers Kitchen, Julz Ice Cream, Old City Kites, Global Goods LLC., Good Earth Movement, face painting, origami, and more!
 
[Rockaway Beach] Sponsored by the American Kitefliers Association, the annual Rockaway Beach Kite Festival features professional and amateur kite fliers for the 20th year at the new Ocean’s Edge Wayside. The American Kitefliers Association is the largest organized group of kiters in the world and travels all over to spread the joy of kiting to people of all ages and skills. The event offers contests in a friendly, unofficial environment. Participants can compete to win awards for having the nicest kite, the kite that drags on the ground the longest before becoming airborne, and many other events. Children can join in the fun as they build and learn to fly small kites during special classes.
Anyone who wants to bring their own kite to fly is welcome and encouraged to do so. The Rockaway Beach Kite Festival also features live music, kite exhibitions, an array of vendors, and tasty meals all weekend. Come hungry, and bring a camera to photograph the beautiful kites that will grace the skies along the beach at the Ocean’s Edge Wayside.
       
[Lawrence] 15th Annual kite day celebration hosted by Groundwork Lawrence to promote youth and community growth.
Free Kite Making and Flying. Games, Food, Family and community awareness.
 
[Crescent City]
       
[East Tawas] This is a FREE family event. We have kite making for the kids, candy drops, lots of prizes and kites galore. There will be kites of all shapes and sizes from tiny to giants flying. Plus lots of stunt kites with demonstrations throughout the day. If you don’t feel like flying a kite just come out and enjoy the beauty.
 
Sky Fest (ND)
[Garrison] Celebrating 25 years of flying kites at Ft. Stevenson State Park! Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10-4 Candy drops, kite making and fun for everyone!
           
SAN RAMON (CA)
[San Ramon] Kite demos by popular kites. Hundreds of vendors of arts and crafts, foods . Even two kite stores.
Lots of stuff for the non kiters in your family to do!
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