Kite Festival Ready to Take Flight over LBI this Weekend!

kite-fest-7Hey there all of you fabulous LBI lovers! The 2nd Annual LBI Fly International Kite Festival is ready to take flight over Long Beach Island this weekend, October 7th to the 10th.

Fifty kiters from all over the world will be gracing the skies with kites of all types, shapes and sizes throughout the weekend for your viewing pleasure.

Events will be taking place in Ship Bottom, Beach Haven, Barnegat Ligtht, and at Bayview Park in Long Beach Township.

For a full, hour-by-hour schedule of events, please click here.

Highlights of the weekend include a Friday night Indoor Kite Fly at the LBI Grade School, candy drops and Bol Kite races for kids, kids kite making, the High Fliers Art Market, the Mayors Cup Kite Battle and the spectacular Night Fly extravaganza at the Barnegat Lighthouse State Park.

All events are free, except for a nominal fee for the kids kite making at Bayview Park.

Please click here for a list of answers to Frequently Asked Questions.

The Free LBI Shuttles will be running throughout the course of the event.

We will be providing continuous updates through our social media outlets: LBI FLY International Kite Festival , the LBI Chamber of Commerce and  Welcome to LBI.

The Kite Festival is brought to you by the LBI Chamber of Commerce.

We hope to see you on the sandbar this weekend!

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