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January - Keystone Kiters Winter Kitemaking Retreat. Bring your sewing machine and learn to make a new kite.
April 1 - Blossom Kite Festival at the Washington Monument. This is a fun fly, kitemaking competition, and sport kite event in the heart of America's capital. It's part of the Cherry Blossom Festival, so expect big crowds.
April 22 - Kite Fly at the Markets of Shrewsbury. This is a fun fly for the whole family on a grassy field next to an Amish market, just off I-83 between exits 4 and 8.
April 28-30- Maryland Int'l Kite Expo in Ocean City. Sit on the boardwalk or fly kites on the beach. This festival has sport kite competition, games for kids, and areas for kites of all sizes.
May 26-29- Wildwoods Int'l Kite Festival in Wildwood, NJ. A huge beach, a big boardwalk, and kites of all kinds, Always on Memorial Day weekend, this event kicks off with a Friday night fly and ends on Monday with indoor flying inside the convention center.
August 19-20 - Keystone Kiters Summer Kitemaking Retreat - Drumbox.
October 7-8 - LBI Fly in Ship Bottom, NJ. This new event has everything, including sport kite competition, giant inflatable kites, kids kitemaking, an indoor fly, and kitefliers from all over the world.