Region 7 Events CO, KS, MO, NE, ND, SD, WY, UT


More Information can be found at the American KiteFliers Associations’ calendar and regional resources.

This list and the calendar will be updated as events are added. If you would like to register an event, please go to http://nationalkitemonth.org/register-an-event/ or email us at nationalkitemonth@aka.kite.org.


Region 7 Regional Director: Roger Kenkel  E-mail: rd7@aka.kite.org

Serving: Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Utah

Saturday, April 15, 2017 5th Annual Wind and Wheels Festival Leoti, KS – Let the wind of Western Kansas take you away! This family-friendly festival is in its 5th year. Join us for a day of music, fun, food, and most importantly, KITES! Bring your own kites for open fly or you can purchase kites from vendors. https://www.facebook.com/WindandWheels/
Saturday, April 15, 2017 Flights of Fancy Kite Festival Lee’s Summit, MO – Look up in the skies above the picturesque Longview campus of Metropolitan Community College in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and you will see a virtual masterpiece of nylon art. Kites as large as three-story buildings float effortlessly against the backdrop of the springtime sky. Other kites twirl, swoop and dive, much to the astonishment of the gathering crowd.

Flights of Fancy is held annually on the third Saturday in April. We invite you to join the fun on April 15, 2017

http://kitefest.mcckc.edu/
Friday, April 21, 2017 Chesterfield Gateway Kite Festival Chesterfield, MO – Fun fly and sanctioned competition!
We will hold an indoor fly and competition on Friday night from 6-9 p.m. at Parkway West High School’s main gym (14653 Clayton Rd., Ballwin, MO 63011). Outdoor fun fly, kitemaking for kids, demonstrations, and sanctioned competition on Saturday from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Chesterfield Valley Athletic Complex
https://www.facebook.com/events/1840684629507463/
Saturday, April 22, 2017 18th Annual Dixie Power Kite Festival George, UT – The Dixie Power Kite Festival is here again at our new location Dixie State University Encampment Mall. The Festival aims to promote reading as a habit and encourage students to engage in family-oriented physical activity. On the day of the event, qualifying students earn a high-quality kite or book for their reading efforts. Entrance to the festival is free. http://www.dixiepowerkitefestival.com/