Wilde Subaru Frank Mots Int’l Kite Festival…A Whale of a Time! Sept. 7 & 8
On Saturday, September 7th, and Sunday September 8th, The Kite Society of Wisconsin & Illinois, along with Gift of Wings, are presenting the WILDE SUBARU FRANK MOTS INT’L Kite Festival..A WHALES OF A TIME, celebrating 41 Years, in Veterans Park on Milwaukee’s lakefront. The event will begin at 10:00 am and run through 6:00 pm, (5:00 pm on Sunday) with The GRAND LAUNCH of 600+ kites at NOON! TWO great days of high flying fun!!
The Chicago Fire Kite Team from Chicago, and Fire & Ice, precision kite flying teams, will be performing three times each day during this event. Connor and Amy Doran, top 12 finalist from “America’s Got Talent” will be our guests once again. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lGvL7OTr2_0 Yves Laforest, and the Canadian Dream team from Montreal, Quebec, will be making their 19th appearance at Mots, flying the 2 NEW MEGA WHALE KITES and the giant Octopus kite. The Octopus kite is 150 feet in length and 50 feet wide. Milwaukee’s own Mike Delfar will also be performing.. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uXlsnXjvF2I.
There will be free kites to the first 100 kids that participate in the “KIDS MAD DASH“. Brett Williams, the Kite Whisperer, will be giving FREE KITE FLYING LESSONS. Kites and food are available for purchase during the event at the Gift of Wings Kite Store.
This fun filled family event is FREE to all, with plenty of FREE parking.