Blossom Kite Festival

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Rediscover the joy of kite flying on the Washington Monument grounds at The Blossom Kite Festival, a long-standing DC tradition!

Bring your kite to the National Mall on March 26, 2023 (moved from Mar 25), and help colorfully fill the sky. Kite enthusiasts, beginners, families, and friends are all welcome — see hundreds of kites!

Bring your own kite, purchase one onsite, or pick up a free kite kit that you can decorate onsite. Plus, in addition to kite flying, enjoy activities, music, competitions, and performances. Highlights of the 2023 Blossom Kite Festival include:

Sakura Taiko Fest at Sylvan Theater
A day-long celebration of dynamic traditional Japanese drumming.

Mr. Mikio Toki
A master of traditional Edo-style kites, who is traveling all the way from Japan to showcase his kites to attendees.

Performances & Demonstrations
By the local Wings Over Washington Kite Club.


Mar 26, 2023

On the grounds of the Washington Monument • Wash, DC


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