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Maryland International Kite Expo
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am - Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm
Hosted by The Kite Loft, the annual Sunfest Kite Festival in Ocean City is a kite flying extravaganza & funfest for kitefliers & spectators. Whether you have one kite, a collection of hand-crafted art kites or a trailer full of show kites, everyone is welcome to fly on the spacious Ocean City beach and to set up ground displays.
Spectators are welcome and can view the kites from the Boardwalk or while walking on the beach.
Spectators can participate in some Sunfest Kite Festival group activities such as candy drops, kite games, boardwalk dancing, running of the bols, kids kite giveaway, and free kite flying lessons.
Kitefliers will fill the sky with hundreds of kites and decorate the beach with colorful banners, ground bouncers, bols and more. Kitefliers participate in pop-up themed kite flying activities: (The event has a flexible schedule based on wind and weatherconditions). Team and individual sport kitefliers will demonstrate precision maneuvers and choreographed routines to music.