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Kite Day 2017


  • Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Kite flyers of all ages are invited to the annual Kite Day celebration at Valley View Playfield Saturday, July 22, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Enjoy live entertainment, activities, and more! Free kites for those 18 and younger while supplies last. 

Event schedule:

  • Welcome by Mayor Winstead and National Anthem by Angelica Cantanti Choir
  • Entertainment:
    • Bob and the Beachcombers 
    • Circus Manduhai 
    • Mariachi Son de Morelos
    • Harisen Daiko 
  • Other activities:
    • Inflatables from Dunk N Jump (free of charge)
    • Kite flying contest (winners announced at 1:30 p.m.)
    • Craft projects with Home Depot and Artistry
    • Large kite demonstrations with Mr. Kite, Craig Christensen
  • Interactive booths and food:
    • Human Services
    • Bloomington Police Command Vehicle
    • Bloomington Fire Truck
    • Human Rights Commission
    • Public Health
    • IT Rex: Internet Safety
    • Bloomington Optimist Food Truck
    • Mac Greeman Foundation
    • Home Depot

Event donation provided by Ziegler Power Systems