Fall Kite Festival salutes veterans in Lincoln City, ORon the Central Oregon Coast, Oct 10-11, 2015

The 37th Annual Lincoln City Fall Kite Festival is held on the beach, in the center of Lincoln City, at the D-River Wayside from 10am-4pm on Saturday and Sunday.

The weekend festival will include kite flying demonstrations by experts, free kids kitemaking, running of the bols, and some of the most colorful “big” kites in the world!

For information on our featured kite fliers, please visit our Kite Flier Bios page.

Location & Parking

D-River Wayside State Park.

2015 Fall Kite Festival Event Schedule

October 10-11, 2015

  • 10am: Opening Announcements
  • 10am – Noon: Performances by our Featured Fliers
  • 10am – 2pm: FREE Kids Kite Making Workshop! Make your own paper kite that actually flies!
  • 12:30pm – 1pm: Running of the BOLs: Bragging rights to those who can run the fastest into the wind while harnessed to a doughnut-shaped kite.
  • 1pm – 2pm: Performances by our featured fliers.
  • 2pm – 2:30pm: Kids and Kites Parade on the beach!
  • 2:45pm – 4pm: Performances by our featured fliers.
  • 4pm: Festival closes
  • ALL DAY: Learn the fun AND safe way to enjoy the beach presented by North Lincoln Fire and Rescue.
  • ALL DAY: Kids Passports! Collect autographs from the featured fliers to win great prizes!
  • ALL DAY: Big Show Kites adorn the sky!
  • ALL DAY: Raffle Prizes! Enter to win glass floats, gift certificates, kite related prizes and more. Tickets are $1 each, 6 for $5. Exchange a full bag of beach trash at our Event Tent for a free raffle ticket.

Schedule is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control, including weather. Times are approximate.


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