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Wright Kite Festival

Sat, 07/18/2015 - 2:00am to Sun, 07/19/2015 - 2:00am

Take flight where flight first began with Kitty Hawk Kites and the Wright Brothers National Memorial. Enjoy a walk through the museum, and on the hollowed grounds where Wilbur and Orville took their historic first flight in 1903, then come join us for some fun flight of your own. 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturrday July 18 and Sunday, July 19.  

Large 30 – 100 foot kites will be flying high on display. We invite you to come fly kites of your own, take FREE stunt and power kite flying lessons, and bring the kiddos on over to our kite making station.

Admission to the park is $4, but participation in the kite festival is totally FREE!

The Wright Brothers National Memorial Park grounds are open daily from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Large Display Kites
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Kite Flying Lessons
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Kite Making
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM


photo from Kitty Hawk Kites Facebook page. 

Wright Brothers National Memorial
1000 North Croatan Highway
Kill Devil Hills  North Carolina  27948
United States