May 24-27: Colorful kites soar over the Rio Grande Avenue beach for the Wildwoods International Kite Festival, the largest event of its kind in North America.
Special events include an illuminated kite fly, sport-kite demonstrations, and an indoor kite competition in the Wildwoods Convention Center.
Event begins on Friday at noon with the Unlocking of the Ocean media event outside of the Wildwoods Convention Center. Festivities following include opening of the kite sales tent, a Friday night social via the local kite club and the 9 p.m. illuminated kite fly.
Saturday includes the silent and loud auctions (open to all) and Saturday & Sunday include the flying of large inflatable kites, sport kite demo’s, team flying as well as family games.
Monday features the World Indoor Kite Competition inside the Wildwoods Convention Center.