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International Kite Fly for Peace

Sunday October 1st @ 11:00am - 4:00pm

kitesdtKite fliers from over 50 countries lift their kites into the wind expressing hope for peace and environmental harmony. This spirit recognizes and celebrates the rich cultural heritage of kite flying as a positive statement for promoting peace, international understanding and a sustainable planet.

Check out all the beautiful kites flown by kite fliers from around the Midwest. There’s also kite-making for kids between 1 and 2pm.

Bring your kites and a picnic lunch.

This is part of a worldwide effort. Learn more here.