Chicago Kids and Kites Festival, May 3, 2014 Montrose Harbor
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Press Release: Get Ready, Get Set… Fly! 16th Annual Chicago Kids and Kites Festival Returns to Lincoln Park on May 3

 

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Chicago Kids and Kites Festival is a fun-filled day to celebrate the joys of being a kid. From running around outdoors, flying FREE paper kites and enjoying family-focused programming including face painting, balloon artists and crafts. All crafts activities are while supplies last.

Families will be able to purchase kites onsite at the Kite Harbor booth and enjoy professional kite flying demonstrations and learn tips on how to fly a kite.Weather permitting, taking place during the afternoon, the festival will also include the Big Kite Candy Drop, a piñata-like kite filled with candies that drop from the sky.Kite Harbor will be onsite for kite buyers and professional kite flyers will demonstrate their skills with oversized anduniquely-shaped kites.

Kids & Kites festival will run from 10am to 4pm on Cricket Hill, near the intersection of Lake Shore Drive and Montrose Ave.

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Dates:
Saturday, May 3, 2014

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Hours:
10 am - 4 pm


Call 3-1-1 for Major Changes
For any last minute major changes to the event including cancellation due to unsafe weather conditions, please call 3-1-1 for the most up-to-date information.

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Location:
Cricket Hill in Lincoln Park
W. Montrose Drive
Chicago, IL 60640

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Admission:
FREE

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Public Transportation:
For travel information, visit www.transitchicago.com