April 15, 2023, 12 Noon - 4 p.m. Cost: Free
Rotary Centennial Park
2625 S. College Drive
Santa Maria, CA
The Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum Annual Family Kite Festival is a free event with contests, food (for a fee, possibly), live entertainment and more. will be at the Rotary Centennial Park on two fields. Field 1 will be the main field and will be the site where all the interaction with kites will take place.
Field 2 will feature award winning champions from around the world, demonstrating Kite Ballet, Kite Precision, and Kite Freestyling. The festival is open to amateurs and professionals off all ages. Bring your own kite or buy one at the festival. Food and refreshments available to purchase.
Featured activities (from past years)
Kite Tail Chase for children age 12 and under
Kite Drag Race
Contests -- smallest kite, largest kite, best homemade kite, oldest kite flier and youngest kite flier
Other Santa Maria events:
4th of July California BBQ Suggestion: Try Santa Maria Tri Tip
California Cowboys Make Mama Proud
Events are deemed reliable but are not guaranteed. Please confirm before going.