1st Annual "Go Fly a Kite" Festival

  • 4/14/2019

Go Fly a Kite Flying Festival

Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: Village Park

April has been proclaimed National Kite Fly Month. Read Village Proclamation Here.

Come celebrate this National “holiday” month at our first annual “Go Fly a Kite” Kite Flying Festival at Sherman Village Park, 1200 Rail Fence Road, Sherman, IL. 62684.  

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and pack a personal cooler and snacks. Enjoy an afternoon with friends and family at Village Park.  This event is great for families of all ages. 

  • Bring your own kite to display,
  • Enjoy free activities,
  • The Chicago Kite Club will display their enormous kites a hundred feet in the air to be seen for miles,
  • Kite sales including specialty kites will be available on site,
  • Free activities include Kite Building Activity by the local Boy Scout Troop,
  • Learn to build a kite on site (supplies provided). Color and decorate it and fly it. Each kite flying attendee automatically entered into various contests to win cool prizes announced throughout the day
  • Face Painting by Williamsville High School Art Students,
  • A candy drop from the large kites for all the kids,
  • DJ’d music, food, drinks, snow cones, ice cream novelties will be available.
  • and much, much more.