FREE Kite Flying Fun on March 5, 2011



Go fly a kite on March 5!


We  are flying high this weekend in Richmond!

Kite Festival & the Tastes and Sounds of Henrico is in full swing on Saturday, March 5, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Dorey Park. Rain date is March 6 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

And best of all, the event is FREE!

 All ages are welcome to join in for a day of kite flying and fun hosted by the Richmond Air Force Kite Club, in cooperation with Henrico County Division of Recreation and Parks, Henrico County Public Schools and Dominion Resources.

Kite flying and demonstrations, hot-air balloon rides, children’s activities, exhibits, contests and games, as well as a live dairy exhibit provided by the Southeast United Dairy Industry Association are all in store.

At 1 p.m., 2011 kites will fly over the soccer field at Dorey Park.  There will also be live music with talent from Henrico County Public Schools. A tasty sampling of culinary creations from some of Henrico’s favorite vendors will also be available.

Don’t miss this 2011 event to commemorate Henrico County’s 400th Anniversary.

Call Jeannie Murray at 804.501.5121 for more information.