Kite Festivals


Kitetober Kite Festival at Haulover Park

23rd annual Kitetober Fest at Haulover Park

Sunday October 18th, 2015

12 to 5pm

 

The sky over Miami Beach will display a marvelous array of colors and figures from hundreds of kites in the air during the 22th annual Kite Festival at Haulover Park, 10800 Collins Avenue in Miami Beach.  Expect to see the 100 foot flying squid, 30 foot flying scuba man, 300 sq foot parafoils. 30 foot flying Nemo Fish 150 foot flying rainbow and more.

Hosted by Miami-Dade Parks and Skyward Kites, these free events feature paper kite building classes  & demonstrations from longtime kite enthusiasts. In addition, there will be kite-flying competitions for both children and adults.People of all ages are encouraged to come out to fly their kites, make their own kites for free or purchase an already-made kite.  There is no limitation to the size and type of kite.  Those who just want to watch can bring a blanket and enjoy the sight of hundreds of kites in the air and some great live music.  Food and refreshments & kites will be available for purchase.  


This years special guest performers the Miami Country Day's "21 Hearts, 1 Beat" Rock Ensemble will keep you tapping your toes while your eyes gaze skyward. 

 For more information, call Dan Ward at Skyward Kites, 305 893-0906 or Haulover Park, 305-947-3525. 

Admission free and parking $ 7.00.

We do recommend shoes with socks for running around in the grassy field.

Thank you to our fantastic sponsors

Here is the list of the food vendors at this years event
1. Roasted Corn
2. Ivan's' BBQ and Caribbean
    Delights
3. Love At First Bite
4. Mita's Dishes
5. La Nostra Pizza
6. Guiseppe's Italian Sausage
7. Jefe's Taco Truck
8. Moty 's Grill
9. Kona Ice 

 Here are some photos and  videos of festivals past

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Video from Kite Day 2011



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Kite Day at Haulover Park



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