Kite festival soars Saturday, Sunday in Destin

Published: Friday, August 23, 2013 at 12:19 PM.

Kitty Hawk Kites continues its high flying tradition with the fifth annual Flying High on the Harbor Kite Festival from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 24 and 25, at HarborWalk Village.

Come out to watch professional kite flyers and their spectacular and amazing kite demonstrations, plus enjoy SUP demos day and night. The event also features RC demos, kite making, and toys and games for all ages. The Tiki Toss/Ring Toss Game takes place at the Kiosk with Katie from 4-5 p.m., followed by Learn to Juggle from 5-6 p.m., and YoYo Clinic with Luke or Cup Stacking Competition from 6-7 p.m.

Enjoy two full days of the sights of kites of all sizes and shapes being flown on the harbor. The public is welcome to experience and learn from the pros both days.

At sunset, enjoy the Kites with Lights show over Norriego Point (weather permitting).

Kids can enjoy free hands-on activities at Kitty Hawk Kites each day from 4-8 p.m.

Call 837-2800 or e-mail

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