2017 Kite Flying Contest

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Event Date: 
Saturday, 18 March 2017 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Location: 
Dillon Park
Event Description: 

The annual kite flying contest will get underway at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 18th at Dillon Park with registration kicking off at 10 a.m.


Refreshments will be served and categories include: Best homemade kite, KIte with longest tail, Kite with shortest tail, Largest kite, Most colorful kite, Most unusual kite, Oldest participant, Smallest kite and Youngest participant. Each kite must be registered and each kite must stay in the air for one minute. One kite per event, please. A bicycle safety class will also be held as kits can learn for free about bike safety.


This event is sponsored by Sumter County Government, The Salvation Army, Boys and Girls Clubs of North and South Carolina, Safe Kids of Sumter County and The Tuomey Foundation.

Phone: 
(803) 436-2248 or (803) 775-5006 or (803) 774-8822

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