Kitefliers often get together to fly, to display their kites, and sometimes to make kites. These events vary in scale from large week long international events to small one - day local events. Most kite festivals are public events, workshops usually require booking.
Bali Kite Festival
Report on the biannual Bali Kite Festival.
Basingstoke Kite Festival
Annual kite flying event in the UK.
Gallery from major international festival by the Red Baron Kite Team.
Berck Kite Fest - France
Photo albums from 1999 to present.
Includes an amusing text report on the Berrow buggy festival 1996.
Brighton Kite Festival
A free UK kite festival run by the Brighton Kite Flyers for both the family and the enthusiast.
Brisbane Kite Festival
Annual October event. Find general information and location map.
Report on Bristol 1995, published in Drachen Magazin.
Features events in and around Chicago, other towns in Illinois, Wisconsin and the Midwest.
Cleethorpes International Festival of the Air
Organised by Malcolm Goodman.
Fort Worden Kitemakers Conference
Held annually on the first weekend in March. Includes a list of teachers and classes, photos, and instructor application and raffle forms. Located in Port Townsend, Washington, United States.
Kites Over Burlington
Festival in Iowa, sponsored by Burlington Jaycees.
Marina International Festival of the Winds
Held in Marina California, this festival includes kites, hang gliders, paper airplanes, food and music.
National Kite Month
A non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and support of kiting helps plan kite festivals each spring.
Oregon Kitemakers Retreat
Kitemakers retreat in January on the Oregon coast. In attendance are kite making instructors from all over the US and the world. Site provides lodging information, instructor bios, and registration packets.
Report on the Pasir Gudang festival in Malaysia.
South African Kite Flyers Association International Kite Festival at Van Riebeeck Strand Melkbosstrand.
Sky, Wind & World
Millennium Kite Exhibition in Billings, MT
Streatham Common Kite Day
Family fun day fly-in, South London.
Travemuende Kite and Fireworks Show 2002
Photos and a brief review of the event.
Washington State International Kite Festival
Long Beach, WA festival held annually in August.
Washington Tyne and Wear 1995
Report published in Drachen Magazin.
Washington Tyne and Wear 1999
Includes gallery of images from the biggest festival in the UK.
Washington/Sunderland Kite Festival
Report by the organisaer - Malcolm Goodman.
Western Lake District KiteFest
Annual May event in the UK. Includes typical programme and photos.
World Kite Museum & Hall of Fame
The World Kite Museum celebrates the achievements and magic of kiting world-wide.
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