Southern Oregon Kite Festival coming soon

July 13, 2007 12:00 am

BROOKINGS – Port of Brookings-Harbor hosts the 15th-Annual Southern Oregon Kite Festival July 21-22.

The free event features nationally and internationally renowned professional kite fliers whose airborne craft are choreographed to music.

Flying teams include iQuad, the Bay Area Sundowners, Carl Bragiel, Dancing Man Al Washington and indoor champion kite flyer Penny Lingenfelter. In all, 30 sport kite flyers will strut their stuff from 10 am.-4 p.m. each day.

Featured is an afternoon kite-making workshop for children older than two years, specialty food items, and arts and crafts.

All participants need to do is bring their folding chairs or blankets and enjoy.