Wildwoods International Kite Festival

Wildwoods International Kite Festival

May 24, 2019 — May 27, 2019
Wildwoods Beach
Rio Grande to Burke Aves., Wildwood, NJ 08260
Dates & Times
May 24: May 25: May 26: May 27:
609-729-9000 | 800-992-9732

Event Description

The largest kite festival in North America featuring kite makers from around the world flying their most incredible colorful creations. Event begins on Friday at noon with the 'Unlocking of the Ocean' media event on the beach behind the center.

Festivities continue with the opening of the Festival Field Tent and the 9 pm illuminated kite fly at Rio Grande Ave. and the beach. Saturday & Sunday include the East Coast Stunt Kite Championships on the beach starting at 9 am daily, as well as kite exhibits and workshops. A Kite Festival Auction will be held in the center at 7 pm on Saturday night and is open to the public - many unique kites and collectibles will be auctioned off. Monday will feature the World Indoor Kite Competition from 11 am - 12:30 pm inside the center where kite fliers will showcase their impressive ability to fly a kite without wind. Free to spectatore. For more information call or visit the webite.