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Taking Flight Wind and Kite Festival

Saturday, April 6 | 10am-2pm
Love’s Travel Stops Great Lawn

Enjoy a day of FREE family fun at our annual Wind and Kite Festival.
Fly kites and participate in STEM-related activities.
FREE kites for the first 100 kids to check in.

SPONSORED BY
Griffin Media
Oklahoma City Innovation District

Kroger Delivery
Tinker Federal Credit Union
First United Bank

First Liberty Bank
Fitzsimmons Architects
Renewal by Andersen
Wallace Design Collective

VENDORS & PARTNERS
Scissortail Park – Kite Sales

FAA – Flight Simulator

Griffin Media – News 9 Storm Tracker Truck

Kaleidoscope Arts – Face Painting

Mad Science – Wind Crafts

Kite Camp with Werm – DIY your Kite

Girl Scouts – Information

Renewal by Andersen – Information

Kroger Delivery – Information

OKC Innovation District – Information

Bublee Pop! – Balloon House

ENTERTAINMENT
9:30am-11am | Sooner Bassooners
The University of Oklahoma Woodwind Department offers students the exceptional opportunity to study with full-time professors specializing in the full complement of Woodwind instruments, including flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and saxophone.

11:30am-1pm | The McKedy’s
The McKedys are a crowd pleaser for audiences of all ages and wow audiences with their instrumental talents.  They are from McLoud, OK and are a group made up of Byron McKedy and his 19yr old daughter Mackynsie and 16yr old son Austin, with family friend, Terry Dobbs, on bass guitar. Both Mackynsie and Austin are country music recording artists.

CONTESTS
11am | Most Unique Kite
Winner receives a pair of tickets to Stafford Air and Space Museum

12pm | Biggest Kite
Winner receives a pair of tickets to Stafford Air and Space Museum

1pm | Highest Kite
Winner receives a RiverSports Adventure Pass and a pair of tickets to Stafford Air and Space Museum

The event is finished.

Date

Apr 06 2024
Expired!

Time

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location

Love's Travel Stops Great Lawn

Weather

Overcast
Overcast
62 °F
Wind: 26 MPH
Humidity: 62 %
Feels like: 62 °F