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2004 Event

Jan 11 2004      Wings Over The Red Fun Fly,

 Shreveport, LA (LSUS One University Place)
Curtis Bias
Bill Herman


Jan 31 - Feb 1 2004       "MIDWINTER'S KITE DREAM"

  Waxahachie, TX

 Gloria Harmon

Benefiting Gingerbread House(Advocacy Center of Ellis County) (neglected & abused children)

Cotton Patch C.A.S.A. Chili cook-off, Kite flying demos, fun flying of all types of kites.

Location: Ellis County Youth Expo Center Hwy. 287 N. Bypass, 2 miles off I-35 intersection


Feb 7-8 2004        4th Annual South Padre Island Fun Fly

South Padre Island, TX

 Bill & Susie Doan


Feb 14-15 2004         South Padre Island Kite Festival

South Padre Island, TX

Jim Geyerman


Feb. 28 2004         22nd Annual N.W. Recreation Center kite workshop

Richard Robertson


Mar. 7 2004        76th Annual Zilker Park Kite Festival

 Austin,TX (2100 Barton Springs Rd.)

 Dorsey & Bunnie Twidwell
Click here for Festival webpage.


Mar. 20 2004        6th Annual Kite Celebration

 McKinney, TX (Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary)

 Gloria Harmon



Mar. 20 2004        The 17th Annual Spiro Mounds Kite Fly

 Spiro,OK (Spiro Mounds Archaeological center, located 3 miles east of Spiro, OK, on Hwy 9/271 & 4 miles north on Lock and Dam Rd.)

 Dennis Peterson


Mar. 21 2004        Girl Scouts Kite Fly
(experienced kiters needed to come and demo)

 Arlington, TX (Richard Green Linear Park, which is a large open park next to the Ballpark of Arlington.)

Sponsored by the Ft. Worth YMCA

 Janel Holt



Mar. 27 2004        Annual Eureka Springs Kite Fly

 Eureka Springs, AR (Holiday Island - 10 miles north of Eureka Springs, AR)

 Steve & ZiZi Rogers



Mar 30 - Apr 5 2004        Spring Break Buggy Blast 2004

  Primm, NV (Ivanpah dry lake bed)

 Fran Gramkowski

Spring Break Buggy Blast Website



Apr. 3 2004        Kites Over Texarkana

 Texarkana, Arkansas

Tommy E. Adams



Apr. 3-4 2004        The Great North Texas Kite Festival

  Cedar Hill, TX. (Valley Ridge Park)

Gloria Harmon

Sandra Martin (Director)

All kites, all ages, all levels!

Valley Ridge Park is 160 manicured acres with outlining trees, and a few powerlines on the outskirts, a number of soccer fields to anchor big kites, restrooms. and lots of paved parking (sorry, no overnight camping).


Apr. 10 2004        Clear Lake Cajun Kite Festival

 Seabrook, TX - near Houston (NASA/Clear Lake area - just minutes from Nasa.)

 Annabelle Ruch


Apr 10-11 2004        11th Annual Westlake Kite Festival


 Pam Thomason


Apr. 17 2004        2nd Acadiana Kite Flight Festival

 Lafayette, LA (Corner of Congress & S. College, beside the Cajun Field Football Stadium)

 Cindy Bryce



Apr. 17-18 2004        Lone Star Kite Festival (4th Annual)

 Desoto, TX

 Warren & Sandra Harris


April 17 2004        Peaceful Bend Kite Fly

 1 & 1/2 hours south of St. Louis, MO

 Katie Knott



Apr. 17-18 2004        Prairie Winds Kite Festival

 Bonner Springs, KS

 Carolyn Moore



Apr 17-18 2004         4th Elephant Butte Kite Festival

 Elephant Butte  NM (Elephant Butte Lake)

 David Cherry



May 8-9 2004        Tulsa Wind Riders 11th Annual Festival of Kites


Larry Stiles


May 8 2004         10th Annual Kites in the Sky "99"

 Omaha, NE

 Randy Fox



May 14-16 2004        Texas State Kite Championships


Dano Wright


May 14-16 2004        7th Annual Art/Flight Kite Festival (Overlook Park)

Los Alamos, NM

Cheryll Faust


May 29-31 2004        12th Annual Skydance Sakakawea Kite Fest (Ft. Stevenson State Park)

 Garrison, ND

 Deb Lenzen


May 30 2004        Revived 3rd Annual Wings & Strings Kite Festival

Lancaster Texas (Dallas Ave. Parks & Recreation Facility - 40+ acres to fly kites on)

Lancaster, TX


May. 28-31 2004        Junction Kitemakers Retreat

Junction, TX

Judy Kingery

Junction Info page:


June 4-6 2004        12th Annual Twisted Lines Kite Festival (Grant Bradbury Park)

 Topeka, KS

Bob Homan

Festival will include:

Sportkite AKA Sanctioned comps., Fun Flying, indoor fly, fighter kite comps, best hand made kite comps, kite store sales, buggy races, kite auction, kite lessons, night fly, plus more events!


June 12-13 2004        Jamestown Kite Festival

 Jamestown, ND

Mike Gee



June 19-21 2004        Balloon Festival

 Waxahachie/Midlothian, TX Regional Airport (Next to Business Hwy 287)

 Gloria Harmon


June 26-27 2004        Libertyfest Kite Fest


 Terry Officer


July 03 2004        Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration

DeSoto, TX (Grimes park in DeSoto, Wintergreen rd and Pold rd)


Aug. 6-7 2004        Oklahoma City Balloon & Kite Festival

 Oklahoma City, OK

Terry Officer



Aug. 20-22 2004        Traditions Kite Festival

 35 miles north of Albuquerque, NM (between Albuquerque & Santa Fe)

 John Gabby



Aug. 28-29 2004        Callaway Kite Flight 2004

 Callaway, NE

Connie May



Sep. 11-12 2004        TKO Team Flying Seminar & Kite Festival

 Wichita Falls, TX

Troy Gunn



Sep. 25 2004        Sister Cities 3rd Annual Kite Fest

Shawnee, OK (At Japanese Garden on the corner of Airport Road & Independence)

Cheryl Cowden


Oct. 11-16 2004        27th Annual American Kitefliers

Association Grand Nationals & Convention.

Seaside, OR

 Mel Hickman (800)252-2550



Oct. 10 2004        One Sky One World Fly

World Wide Mass Ascension for Peace

Any location you pick!

One Sky One World

One Sky One World Website



Oct. 23 2004        5th Annual Houston Kite Fly (George Bush Park)

Houston, TX

 Rick Osgood

 Houston Kite Club website



Oct. 24 2004        8th Bi-Annual Cedar Hill Kite Fest (Valley Ridge Park)

 Cedar Hill, TX

Sandra Martin



Nov 20-28 2004        11th Annual Dead Bird Buggy Bas  (East Beach)

 Galveston, TX

Dick and Gail Bell