The weather will be fine for flying a kite this weekend and what a place to do it...and what great kites! This Saturday is the Seattle Chinese Kite Festival at the Seattle Chinese Garden from 2pm to 6pm.
Go fly a kite! Really! This weekend at the Seattle Chinese Kite Festival
Come fly a kite at the Garden’s ridge-top site! Bring your own or buy one at the festival for a fun afternoon with family or friends. Activities for all ages include kite flying demonstrations, competitions, and kite painting. Put your own creative stamp on one you paint yourself — materials provided.
The festival also includes music and dance performances and a demonstration of eagle painting by artist George Yiqiao of Luoyang, China. Everyone will find something to enjoy at the festival, including refreshments such as Chinese bakery treats and tea.
Location: 6000 16th Avenue SW, North Entrance at South Seattle Community College (plentiful parking)
Cosponsors: Seattle Chinese Garden, Boeing Asian-American Employees Association, and Microsoft Chinese Employees Association.
Seattle Chinese Kite Festival
Saturday, August 9 — 2–6 pm / FREE Admission
www.seattlechinesegarden.org / firstname.lastname@example.org / 206-934-5219