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Feb 8, 2014 - Reed's Lake Ice Fly
May 16 - 18, 2014 - Great Lakes Kite Festival 2014
20th Annual Reed's Lake Ice Fly
Saturday, February 8, 2014
On frozen Reed's Lake in Grand Rapids, MI
Bring your family to Rose's Restaurant to watch an amazing
event on the ice. Yes, we have kitefliers with snowboards
on their feet boosting into the sky! Warm up on the deck of
Rose's with FREE hot dogs and hot chocolate, compliments of
Rose's! We'll also have kites for the kids, so for a
great family activity, come try a little winter kite flying.
Check out the photos from previous years here.
26th Annual Great Lakes Kite Festival 2014
May 16 - 18, 2014
At the State Park (the beach) in Grand Haven, MI
Our biggest festival of the year! Enjoy a day at the beach as the sky is filled with colorful kites of all types and sizes. World-famous stunt kite fliers perform to music on the center flying field while kites larger than a school bus hover just to the south. Bring your own kite to fly on the open flying field at the north end of the event, or test fly the year's newest kites on one of the manufacturers' fields. Shop an amazing selection of kites and wind toys and spinners in the giant MACkite tent on the beach, the world's largest kite store for the weekend. Be sure to stop at the south end of the tent for family fun. This festival is FREE to attend, though there may be a charge to park inside the State Park. (Out-of-state residents and those who have opted not to add a recreational pass to their license plate tabs will need to pay; those who do have a recreational plate tab will get in free.)
Click here to see photos of the 2013 festival!
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