It's the Year of the Kite at the Fall Kite Festival in Lincoln City, ORFall 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 kitemaking, 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 10am to 4pm 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

10am: Opening Announcements
10am-12:30pm: Performance by Featured Fliers
10am-2pm: FREE Kids Activities! Make your own paper kite that flies! Let an expert face painter help you don your super-hero alter ego!
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-2:30pm: 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!

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




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