Fall Kite Festival, October 6-7, 2018
The 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 kite making, running of the bols, and some of the most colorful “big” kites in the world!
Location & Parking
The Summer Kite Festival takes place at the D-River Wayside State Park. Limited on-site parking is available.
Shuttle service is available at the Lincoln City Community Center and Lincoln City Outlets. Shuttles run a continuous loop from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Download our Shuttle Map here.
Public transportation is available on Saturday via Lincoln County Transit.
2018 Fall Kite Festival Event Schedule
10 am: Opening Announcements
10am-12: 30 pm: Performance by Featured Fliers
10am-2pm: FREE Kids Activities! Make your own paper kite that flies! Let an expert face painter help you paint your favorite animal, superhero or other creation!
10am-2pm: Oregon Mermaids. Take a selfie with a real-life mermaid while learning about ocean conservation.
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-4pm: Performance by Featured Fliers
2pm-2: 30 pm: Kids Kite Parade on the Beach!
4pm: Festival closes
ALL DAY: Kids Passports! Collect autographs from the Featured Fliers to win great prizes!
ALL DAY: BIG show kites adorn the Lincoln City skies!
The schedule is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control, including weather. Times are approximate.
Chinook Winds Casino Resort, Coho Oceanfront Lodge, Gomberg Kite Productions International, Graphite Penguin, Lincoln City Community & Recreation Center, Lincoln City Outlets, The Looking Glass Inn, Motel 6, Northwest Winds Kites & Toys, Ocean Terrace Condominiums, The Palace Inn & Suites, PhantomStarDesign.com, Surftides Resort