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National Kite Month
April 2018
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[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display in the Montgomery and Dupre buildings.
[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display main library downtown atrium.
[New Hampton] Midmester Project with Grades 6th-8th learning about, building, and flying fighter kites both indoors and outdoors.
       
[Nags Head] March 30th- March 31st
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Celebrate National Kite Month and the start of Spring with Kitty Hawk Kites! Experience the sights of our massive 30-to-100-foot kites flying high over Jockey’s Ridge State Park. Across the street from the dunes outside Kitty Hawk Kites, take your picture with the Easter Bunny, and let your kids join in the fun during our annual Jockey’s Ridge Crossing Easter Egg Hunt!
[Jacksonville]
         
[Fort Walton Beach] What do a 100- foot octopus, 80- foot panda, and a 50- foot gator have in common? They’ll all be flying high over the Fort Walton Beach Boardwalk. Join Kitty Hawk Kites and the Emerald Coast Kite Fliers Club for two days of FREE kite flying fun.
Enjoy larger-than-life show kites, professional stunt kite flying demonstrations, free kite flying lessons, a family fun fly perfect for any age, and special activities at the Kitty Hawk Kites store at The Boardwalk.
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES: timing subject to change
Flying High Kites- Ft. Walton Beach Boardwalk
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Kite Flying Lessons- Ft. Walton Beach Boardwalk
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Kite Making- Kitty Hawk Kites- Ft. Walton Beach Boardwalk
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
For more information about this event, please contact Kelsey Hafele Events Coordinator, at events@kittyhawk.com
         
[Washington] The National Cherry Blossom Festival is kicking off kite season. The eighth annual Blossom Kite Festival showcases the creativity of kite makers and skill of fliers from across the US and other countries through a variety of competitions and demonstrations, Rokkaku Battles and the Hot Tricks Showdown. Bring your own kites or children can make a kite at an activity station (while supplies last) to fly on the Public Field. Kites will also be available for purchase onsite.
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[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display in the Montgomery and Dupre buildings.
[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display main library downtown atrium.
[New Hampton] Midmester Project with Grades 6th-8th learning about, building, and flying fighter kites both indoors and outdoors.
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
       
Kite Fest (LA)
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[Crescent City]
         
[Melbourne Beach] A fun filled day of kite flying with music, kite making, raffles, boomerang demos, frisbee demos, and a sky filled with beauty!
[Livingston] Kite fliers and spectators of all ages will experience a visual feast at the 7th Annual Knights of Columbus “Time to Fly” Kite Festival and Community Health Fair Sunday April 8, 2018. This popular festival will feature a variety of activities for kids of all ages from 0 - 99+! The Merced County Sheriff’s Huey Helicopter will land to kick of the event and the First 500 Kids get a free Kite so get there early. The Kite Festival is presented by Livingston Community Health, Hot 104.7 and Radio Lobo. 98.7 Admission to the kite festival is FREE.
Livingston Community Health will provide a FREE full-service health fair with free preventative screenings and resources for the community. Come get your FREE blood glucose, blood pressure, and vision checked along with FREE dental screenings!
Everyone is invited to take part in Kite Building Contest. To enter the contest, participants can enter a kite that they made at home or at festival Kite Building Workshops (no kite kits). The contest consists of two parts: the actual kite itself (how it looks and how well it is made), and the participant’s ability to fly the kite. Participants must be able to fly their kites consecutively in the air for 3 minutes at a height of 100 feet. Kites will be judged on Flight (ability to fly for 3 minutes), Structural Design, Craftsmanship, and Visual Appeal. There will be three competitive age groups 7-14, 15-17, and 18+. Trophies will be awarded for each age groups. The Kite Building Contest is free to enter and takes place from 1:30-3:00pm. All Kites must be registered by 12pm to be entered in contest.
Other activities will include GIANT Kite Flying Demonstrations, the “Jim Strealy” Memorial Sugar-Free Candy Drop, a Rubik’s Cube solving contest, the Rotary Club of Livingston Pie Eating Contest, various cultural performances plus Face Painting, Bounce Houses, Crafts, Kite, and informational Vendor booths, plus and safety demonstrations from PG&E, Livingston Police, Fire, CHP, and Merced County Sheriff. When the weather is i
         
[Lombard] A free event being offered during the Lombard Park District’s Time For Tots event by the Kiwanis Club of Lombard and Healthy Lombard. Each child will receive a free kite to decorate and info on Kite Month. They will be encouraged to go out into the park and try to fly their kites or take them home and fly on another day during April. The events lasts from 10 AM until noon.
[SANTA BARBARA] The theme and date has been announced for the 2018 Santa Barbara Kite Festival. The theme for Santa Barbara’s ever popular community kite festival this year is “Color The Wind”. The 33rd Annual Santa Barbara Kite Festival will color the wind Sunday, April 8 2018 from 11am-5pm on the west campus lawn at Santa Barbara City College.
Kite Master Rakesh Bahadur created the theme to emphasize the tremendous beauty festival goers experience each year while participating in the festival. “It’s always amazing to us how much color is added to the sky each year at the festival. Please come and participate.”.
Sure to generate more color that knows no bounds this year will be the “Children’s Tail Chase”- featuring the master kite flying of Mr Bahadur as child participants chase and try to capture the tail of the kite. The festival will also include new kite contests include “Best of Fest”, “Best Ground Display (banners, flags display), “Youngest & Oldest Kite Flyers”, “Most Unique/Unusual Kite”, “Funniest Kite”, and “Most Unflyable Kite”! Other popular contests returning include “Most Beautiful” (handmade & commercial), “Highest Flying”, “Largest & Smallest Kites”, “Kite Fighting” and “Sport Flying”. Prizes will be awarded to all contest winners. The festival is held each year on the west campus of Santa Barbara City College, 973 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara, Ca 93109. Admission to the festival is free. Parking is available on both west campus and the main campus. Kites, food, and beverage can be purchased at the festival.
Thanks to a proclamation by the Santa Barbara City Council a decade ago, the month of April was officially dubbed “Kite Month” in Santa Barbara. The Santa Barbara Kite Festival was also recognized by the city for its annual contributions to community recreation and family fun. Santa Barbara’s kite month of April is promoted in coordination with the National Kite Month of April - co-founded by the American Kite Flyers Association and the Kite Trade Association International .
         
[Glenwood] Gather up your family and friends and come to Glenwood and join us for the Whitewater Mesa Fun Kite Flying Picnic. Last year 126 people joined us so there is plenty of space without fences to tangle your kite strings, and room to park for your tailgate picnic. While you are here and for a completely different experience, walk one or all five of the labyrinths and a maze across the road at Whitewater Mesa Labyrinths.
TIME: 12 noon – dusk on Saturday 7 th April 2018.
ADMISSION: free. There will be a free raffle drawing for a kite at 2.30pm, so be sure to pick up your raffle ticket on arrival at the gate with the labyrinth sign.
WE PROVIDE: Water, kite mending supplies, a Johnny on the Spot porta-pottie, loaner kites.
YOU BRING: your picnic, your kite, your laughter, the whole family and all your friends, your sunhat and something to sit on.
[Springfield] Kite Ballet, Jumbo Kites, Kite Building Food Trucks. A fundraising event for Hollandia Gardens Association in Springfield, OH. The second year for this event, this is a great flying field.
         
Kites N MPX (OH)
[West Chester OH 45069] Annual kite festival to kick off the warm weather season in Region 5. Stunt kites, Big kites, Club flying, Kite making, fun for everyone.
[West Chester]
         
[Clackamas] With an entire indoor soccer field at our disposal, this one day event will not include demonstrations or special guests - instead, the focus will be providing ample space all day for everyone who attends (field can accommodate between 7-10 fliers at one time, depending on average skill level... In short terms, there is TONS of space and everyone can get in a lot of flight time on various kites. :)
[Cedar Park] Join us for the 3rd Annual Friends and Family KITE FESTIVAL
Bring your Kite and a Snack to share!
https://business.facebook.com/events/1752076881504154/
         
[Mineral Wells] Saturday, Apr 7, 2018
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The New Era Kite Festival in Mineral Springs WV. Contact MaxBarker at 304-481-4752
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1838 Elizabeth Pike Mineral Wells, WV

9TH Annual New EraKite Festival, March 24th & 25th , 2018 (11 am - 4 pm,) Dust off your kiteand come fly with us or use one of ours, You can also build a kite of your ownas well as kites will be available to purchase, Food concessions will beavailable for purchase, Free kites to the first 50 kids, games, bouncy houses(small fee), free popcorn, DJ music, kite safety class, kite displays, largeshow kites and giant pinwheels, windsocks, prizes give to best kite, largest,youngest flyer, most colorful , School museum tours and children train rides onmini train and more, Event is free and open to the public.
Here is the FacebookLink to the event. https://www.facebook.com/events/194846531268391/
Organizer: Kite Festivals Region 3
Kite Festivals Region 3
Creator: Created by: DONALD JACOBSCreated by: DONALD JACOBS
[Nellysford] We host more than 2000 folks in the beautiful Rockfish Valley, who come out to make and fly kites. This exciting day features free kites for the first 500 children to create, fly, and take home, professional kite flying demonstrations, family friendly live music, a rubber duck race on the south Rockfish River, a kids nature tent, and the results of an elementary school kite making contest. AKA members show up to fly kite demos and to introduce children to this exciting hobby.
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[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display in the Montgomery and Dupre buildings.
[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display main library downtown atrium.
[New Hampton] Midmester Project with Grades 6th-8th learning about, building, and flying fighter kites both indoors and outdoors.
[Mountain View] Fun fly everyone is welcome.
[santa Maria] The Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum Annual Family Kite Festival is a free event with contests, food, live entertainment and more. It will be at the Rotary Centennial Park, the festival is open to amateurs and professionals off all ages. Bring your own kite or buy one at the festival. Food and refreshments available to purchase.
       
[Portland] The Portland Chamber of Commerce is hosting our 45th Annual WINDFEST.
This event is adding kites to its existing list of activities.
http://www.portlandtx.org/events/details/windfest-2018-april-13-15-7408
       
[Chesterfield] Indoor competition and fly on Friday night from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. at Parkway West High School: 14653 Clayton Rd., Chesterfield, Missouri 63011
Outdoor competition and flying on Saturday from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. at Schroeder Park: 359 Old Meramec Station Rd, Manchester, Missouri 63021
This is an AKA sanctioned event
[Forsyth] Kite Day is a day that will be celebrated in recognition of Forsyth manufacturing the kit string used to fly kites, in the late 1950’s. Trio Manufacturing, located at in Forsyth, discovered a strong yarn that they could wind up into kite string made our of rayon. The kite string was made to be sold to a kite manufacturing company named the Hi-Flier Manufacturing Company, in Decatur, Illinois.
WHEN: Saturday, April 14, 2018
TIME: 10am- 3pm
WHERE: Country Club Park- 343 Country Club Drive Forsyth, GA 31029
[Doylestown] Learn to build and fly a kite with award-winning kite expert, Clifford "The Kiteman" Quinn. Quinn shares his passion for kites in a special presentation at 1 p.m. Bring your own kite to fly or purchase one for $5 per kite. Visit website for kite reservations. Gate admission: $5 per family.
         
[Madison] Birds of Prey
Clifty Falls State Park, Madison Indiana
Kite making: 10a-12pm
Fun fly in North field: 1-3pm
[Maryville] Family event with music, food, and.KITES!! Blank tyvek and paper kites are available for purchase to design/decorate and fly! Competitions for art and flying too!
         
[Chelmsford] Olivier Reymond
- The applique method (10am first session, repeated at 2pm for the second session depending on the number of participants)
- Exhibit of decorated kites by Olivier Reymond
- Presentation of the applique method of Olivier Reymond (after his booklet called, "Decoration of ripstop kites with applique."
- Discussion of the advantages of this applique method.
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​Glenn Davison
- MiniBird miniature kite workshop.
- Discussion with examples of flying kites at night with lights
See website for details: https://davisong.wixsite.com/seminar
 
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
         
[Bel Air] The festival is held in mid-April each year at Rockfield Park in the Town of Bel Air, MD. The first Festival was held on April 15, 2004. The first festival was well attended by kids of all ages. The first Festival was so popular that it was apparent that we needed to grow the festival. The Town of Bel Air along with APG Federal Credit Union provided funding & assistance to make the Festival a success. The Wings over Washington Kite Club attended to put on kite demonstrations & to bring the Clubs sound system. Best of all, Jeff King served as our Master of Ceremonies.After the first Festival, the event as attracted approximately 1,500 participates. Each year 500 to 600 better quality kites are given to attendees at no cost. From the beginning, the Festival has strictly been non-profit.With pride, we make the Kite Festival a Family Event for children, parents, grandparents & friends.The 2018 Festival is scheduled for April 14, 2018 with a rain date of April 15 , 2018. For more info, please visit www.belairmd.org
 
         
[ChesterfieldManchester] Outdoor competition and flying on Saturday from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. at Schroeder Park: 359 Old Meramec Station Rd, Manchester, Missouri 63021This is an AKA sanctioned event
 
         
Kite Fun Fly (PA)
[Waynesboro] Free kite flying (all ages) with expert flying help from our Kite Masters—brothers Sam and George Adams—in the meadow behind the museum house at Renfrew Park. Bring your own kite. Build a Kite workshop is scheduled for 11:00 a.m.–12:30, all welcome; $1 materials donation. For more information visit www.renfrewinstitute.org or call 717-762-0373.
 
         
[Aiken] The City of Aiken Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce our Annual Family Kite and Flight Fest to be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018. The free kite flying event will be held from 10 am - 2 pm at Citizens Park III, located at 1060 Banks Mill Road.
Come cruise the skies of Aiken with your kite! Bring your own kites to fly during the event or purchase a kite to make at our kite making booth. Kids will enjoy playing on inflatables such as a moonwalk, trackless train, obstacle course and bungee run. Participants must purchase tickets to participate on amusements and/or activities.
 
         
[Yorktown] Yorktown Kite demo and Gathering, Yorktown Beach, VA
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[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display in the Montgomery and Dupre buildings.
[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display main library downtown atrium.
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
       
Dominica Joy (Saint David)
[Castle Bruce] “A Day of Joy”Is the first Annual International Kite Festival in The Commonwealth Of Dominica. It is organized by Wadson Michel and Gregory Riviere with the staff of the Youth Development Division of Dominica.Special thanks to Calvin Pilgrim, the organizer of the world famous Antigua International Kite Festival!
[Pensacola] "Come learn more about the wonders of kite flying from the Emerald Coast Kite Flyers Club. We’ll make and decorate kites and step outside to fly them." Join us at the Pensacola Library Main Branch as we celebrate National Kite Month. We will have a multi-kite installation on display at the main library for the entire month of April culminating with the kite-making event. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, art, math.
[North Bethesda] Indoorand outdoor demonstrations, kite displays inside the mansion. Kids kite making, mini kites, lawn and banner displays. 1 to 4pm
         
[Johnston] Get ready for the 5th Annual Kites on the Green Festival on Saturday, May 5 by attending a free Kite Making Workshop on Saturday, April 21 at the Johnston Public Library from 2 to 4 p.m. Attendees will receive a free kite-making kit, personal instruction and a chance to test out their new kite. You don’t want to miss out!
 
         
[Warren] Earth Day Celebration. We’re looking for any individual or group that wants to represent Kites and Kite Flying. AS a reminder of the outdoors, the sky and our air, kites add color and excitement to our skies. Tables and booths are free so please bring kites for sale and display at our indoor festival. THe atrium is large and open so kites can be hung for display.
 
         
[Lee's Summit] Shake off those winter cobwebs and get outside to enjoy the early spring weather at Flights of Fancy! Come to this annual, free, family-friendly event to see mega kites soaring in the sky over the MCC-Longview campus. Held in the heart of National Kite Month, Flights of Fancy is the perfect opportunity to get together with family and friends to see mega kites, power kites, stunt kites and more, including the world’s largest windsock - three stories high and 200 feet long! There will be a variety of activities for kids of all ages - join us for the fun on Saturday, April 21, 2018, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m
 
         
[Dayton] Indoor and outdoor kite flying, kids kite making. A wonderful museum of aviation and the Air Force.
 
         
Kite Fest (PA)
[Glen Rock] The Markets at Shrewsbury is an Amish and Farmers Market with a beautiful view right off of I-83. The kite fly will happen on the upper big grassy hill. Plenty of Food and shops
 
         
[Spartanburg] A one day kite fly. A family event to bring our community together. Located downtown which allows it to bring a diverse group of our community together to experience the joy and excitement of kite flying and to relive the joy of memories of kite flying in the past. Kites, food, kites, beverages, kites, music, kites......
 
         
[Salem] Family Kite Festival with demonstrations of kite flying by area kite clubs, open areas for public flying, vendors, food, parking. Free to the public. There are a limited number of free kites for children.
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[Spartanburg, SC] Kites on display main library downtown atrium.
     
[Morro Bay] The Morro Bay Kite Festival is a FREE annual community event focused on family and the art of kite flying is April 27-29, 2018. Our goal is to bring all individuals, families, and all generations together in a safe, relaxing and fun environment, to learn and participate in the art of kite flying, Morro Bay style. Our breathtaking surroundings and the windy location is perfect for this gathering on the Central Coast. Our hope when attending this high flying event is that kids of all ages will not be distracted by technology for a moment and able to enjoy kite flying festivities, nature, the ocean. Perhaps, even Grandma and Grandpa can take a turn to fly a kite and enjoy some good old-fashioned fun over the weekend.New this year other wind-based events like Kite Surfing, Sailing, Sand Surfing, Wind is Power Competition, Candy Drop and Free Kites for all kids.More details and the schedule at www.morrobaykitefestival.org
       
[Ocean City] SAVE THE DATES for two great events: 2018 Maryland International Kite Exposition (MIKE) April 27-29 and the Mid-Atlantic Stunt Kite Championships (MASKC) April 28-29 in Ocean City, Maryland USA.
The Maryland International Kite Exposition features three fun filled days of kite flying on the beautiful beaches of Ocean City, Maryland. Throughout the festival, there will be kite exhibitions and demonstrations including free stunt and power kite lessons, children’s games and activities, bubble arts and more. The festival will showcase some of the best kites, kite flyers and kite makers from the USA and world.
Colorful kites of all shapes and sizes will be flying high above the beach & boardwalk including character and theme based kites. The sky will be filled with mythical, imaginary and life-like creatures including whales, sharks, crabs, horses, fish, cats, dogs, tigers, and owls, trilobites, dragons, flying pigs, a Pegasus, hippocampus and more.
The two day, Mid-Atlantic Stunt Kite Championships will feature individual, pairs, and team stunt kite competition performances by novice to master kite flyers in precision and ballet events. Many of these performances will be choreographed to music demonstrating the skills, creativity and artistry of the competitors.
Bring your own kites to join the fun or stroll along Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk to view beautiful ground displays, high flying kites and stunt kite performances at the 2018 Maryland International Kite Exposition and Mid-Atlantic Stunt Kite Championships.
         
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[Rockport] A community Fun Fly to restore a sense of normalcy to our families post Hurricane Harvey and bring awareness to the region that Rockport area is continuing to serve as a "get-away" location for relaxation and FUN!
         
[Pensacola] "The Emerald Coast Kite Flyers Club will be having a fun program for patrons of all ages to learn how to make and fly kites." Join us as we close out National Kite Month with a kite-making program at the Tryon Branch public library. We will also have a kite display installed at this branch for the month of April.
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[Titusville] Donut Social Saturdays are BACK in 2018!!!
We will be holding a free donut and coffee networking event in store every 4th Saturday of the month from 11am - 2pm. Stop by and socialize with the Kite Stop family!
[Salado] Free Family Event from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. In addition to flying kites, attendees can enjoy music, games, face painting, and refreshments, all free of charge. Although some kites will be provided, attendees are welcome to bring their own as well as coolers and blankets. A kite hospital will be available on site to offer emergency aid or surgery to any kites needing repair.
Please call Renee’ Oas at St. Joseph’s Church, 947-3160 if you have any questions. We hope to see you there!
         
[Bern Township] April is National Kite Month, and the Berks County Parks and Recreation Department is proud to present our popular “Go Fly a Kite! Day” Festival for over 30 years!
This year’s event is once again united with a county-wide YMCA Healthy Kids Day on Saturday, April 28 from noon to 5:00 pm, at the Youth Recreation Facility, located at 1098 County Road, in Bern Township; with a rain date of Sunday, April 29.
This Free fun active event will have something for everyone in your family! Your kids can come fly a kite, plant a garden, experience the YMCA’s Summer Day Camp program, get some great health and wellness information, taste test some healthy food, and meet local law enforcement personnel. Together our kids will “Awaken the Summer Imagination & Take Flight!” For more information on the local initiative, visit www.ymca-berkscounty.org/healthy-kids-day
Join us for Healthy Kids Day! A FREE day of activities to help build on the potential in each child and keep them active and healthy.
•Kid’s Design and Build-a-Kite & Contest
•Demos by Professional Kiters
•Newspaper & Homemade Contests
•Hot Air Balloon Demos
•Farm to Fork (Plant/grow your own veggies) Plus Healthy Food Prep and Tasting
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•Law Enforcement Car Competition
•Health & Wellness Screening
•Disc & Mini Golf
•Home-Run Derby
•Sports & Games
•Live Entertainment
•Food Available or bring your own lunch.
Kite Contest judging begins at 1:30 pm.
* Sled Kite Contests: 1:30, 2:45 & 4:00 pm (all ages)
* Newspaper Kite Contest: 2:15 pm.
* Homemade Kite Contest: 3:30 pm.
 
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
         
Kite Fiesta (TX)
[Hondo] Can’t make it out to San Antonio for Fiesta?! Come join us for National Kite Month and bring out the family and fly around for the day! This is a free event for you and the family to bring out the chairs and enjoy some kites and popsicles!
 
         
[Disputanta] Prince George County Parks and recreation kite fly
 
         
[Grayland] Windriders monthly fun fly and picnic. The fun fly will be at 12:00 PM at the Grayland Beach Approach Rd usually to the south of the approach. Then pot luck is at 6:00 PM at the North Willapa Grange Hall.
 
         
[Wellsburg] WV KITE Festival, Wellsburg, WV
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[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
     
[Virginia Beach] You are invited to the
14th Annual Atlantic Coast Kite Festival
Now 3 days in Virginia Beach at 17th Street on the Boardwalk
May 4-6, 2018
Hi ACKF supporters/attendees/flyers and fun loving friends,
Wow kite flyers it’s almost time for the 13th Atlantic Coast Kite Festival this year in Virginia Beach, Virginia for 3 days.
We open the kite festival with a get together at the beach again this year with a Night Kite Fly on Friday with drinks and food just for the kite festival attendees.
From there we work our way into fun for the whole weekend for 2 days in Virginia Beach. We again have a limited amount of hotel rooms for kite fliers and volunteers. Almost all meals are provided for flyers during the festivals with additional get-togethers Friday and Saturday nights.
We also offer gas money to some coming in from far away. So, pack a car full of fliers, kites, volunteers and enthusiasts and come join us.
Please spread this email around. I am sure I forgot someone, please forgive me and email me so I can add your name to the list.
Thank you to the previous sponsors of our kite festival:
Beach Events (Mike Hilton), Kitty Hawk Kites (John Harris) and Jackite, Inc (Marguerite Stankus).
And thank you to the local kite flyers and their clubs. Thank you for the supports! We appreciate all of you and your efforts!
Let me know ASAP if you can attend by email: acfk12@gmail.com
Thank you,
Christopher Stankus
Jackite, Inc.
757-426-5359 x502
acfk12@gmail.com
       
[Rigby] This is a community fun fly. Everyone is invited to attend at no cost. We will be flying from Noon till 5pm. There will be afree kite building class from noon till 3pm. Running of the Bols and other fun fly events.
[Broken Arrow] 5th Annual Rose Festival celebrating Broken Arrow, "The City Where Roses Bloom" Two full days of free, family friendly fun! Saturday May 5, 8-3 at Rose District Farmers Market: Rose Show, Art Exhibit, Live Music, Dancers, Children’s Activities, Garden Experts, Artist Booths, Vendors, Food Trucks
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Rose District 12-8pm
May 6, Sunday 10-4. Rose Kites Over Broken Arrow, Kite Artists Dave Young, Catherine Grabel, Tulsa Wind Riders, Kaleidokites. Free kites to decorate with Roses or anything you like
Discounted Hotel Rooms
More info at keepBAbeautiful.org
Facebook: KeepBAbeautiful
[Chattanooga] Chuck Jones will display his large Hargrave Box-Kite plus several other kites at the airport.
       
[Johnston] The family-friendly festival will feature giant show kite displays, celebrity bol races, free kite building, live kids’ music, popular storytime, sidewalk art and delicious food!
 
         
[Muncie] Time: 10:00 a.m. until 04:00 p.m
 
         
[Waco] Free family event, kite flying, games, bounce houses, candy drops, raffles and prize wheel, music and food vendors. All net profits remain in central Texas to
benefit hard of hearing children,m Region 12 nurses, and scholarships for students entering the hearing, speech, and interpreting fields in school.
Legend
AKA Sanctioned Sport Kite Event AKA Sanctioned Kite Festival Education/Outreach Other Kite Festival
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