Wildwood Kite Festival Continues Through Memorial Day Weekend


The Wildwoods will kick off the 2019 summer season with the 34th Annual Wildwoods International Kite Festival, the largest kite festival in North America on Friday, May 24-Monday, May 27. This weekend-long festival features kite makers from around the world flying their most incredible colorful creations over the Wildwoods’ beaches.

The Kite Festival is free to spectators, and kicks off on Friday, May 24 at noon with the Unlocking of the Ocean Ceremony on the beach at Andrews Avenue south of the Wildwoods Convention Center. Kite festivities fill the weekend with opening of the Kite Sales tent, a Friday night kite social, illuminated kite fly, Candy Drop, Running of the Bols, learn to fly a kite field, professional Fighter Kite Competition and Stunt Kite Competition. Also featured are free kite exhibits and workshops on the beach.

Attributions in this article: Map data ©2019 Google, Photo © BigStock Photos. Hand out photos courtesy of reporting agency. Press releases are the intellectual property of the issuing agency or corporation. Please report any photo, copyright or intellectual property violations to news@shorewsnetwork.com.