Go fly a kite! Why yes, yes I will, on February 8th in fact. Kite flying enthusiasts from across the country will celebrate the day. Kites are amazing they date back to early China in 470 B.C. where lore and history tell the origins of the first kites. Like leaves on a tree these colorful creations dance on the wind and delight young and old alike.
Did you know there are actually kite flying competitions and kites can be over 20 feet long? Kites come in all sorts of shapes from the more recognizable diamond shape to the most complex of shapes. Join the fun, get your kite and take to the skies in colorful display on this Kite Flying Day!