Bring a picnic basket and enjoy an exceptional weekend under the open skies. You will be simply astounded by the breathtaking spectacle of hundreds of giant kites soaring above!
August 29 & 30, 2009
Saturday & Sunday
4pm - 7pm
GRAND LAWN, WEST COAST PARK
Picnic grounds open from 3:30pm.
Rain or shine event
This outdoor event is bound to thrill just anybody who comes with its festive atmosphere and wide open areas. Get into the action with hands-on activities and move to the beat of a host of dance and music performances.
Grab this rare opportunity to pick up flying tips from invited Kite Masters who will dazzle you with some intriguing kites.
Do not miss a very special appearance by Mikio Toki, one of Japan’s best contemporary Edo kite makers. See Mikio fly some of his own creations.
New, exciting, and a definite crowd pleaser of a Festival!