Mark your calendars for this family tradition!

DeKalb Kite Fest is hosted by the DeKalb Park District on the 2nd Sunday in September.

It is located at DeKalb Kiwanis Park, at Fairview & S. 4th St. DeKalb, IL 60115



The 2021 DeKalb Kite Fest is set for Sunday September 12th, it’s a great way to enjoy the outdoors and see amazing kites! Everyone will enjoy seeing the giant inflatable kites, dancing kites, and fighting kites high up in the sky.

  • Kite Fest is FREE!
  • Manja (manjha) string or any other type of glass covered string is prohibited.
  • Bring your own: sunscreen, chairs, blankets, food/snacks/non-alcoholic beverages, and kites
  • Food, beverages, and kites will be available for purchase.


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