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Kites Over New England   2019

CT Kiters Calendar is available HERE

Please contact a person near you or the contact person for the event for information about start times and weather changes, or with offers to help. Most events are free and open to the public. Some places charge to park. Check the Google calendar or the venue for time and date changes.  look below the list for directions to some of the flying fields.



2019


Kites Over New England _ AKA Kite club of the Year 2018.


Compiled by RJ REED


A few Kite events in the New England Area for 2019

Most events are open to the public. Some places charge to park.

All are welcome at KONE Club Fly events

This info is for fun and may not be 100% correct, but its close





April

6 Spring fling @ Fort Williams Park

South Portland Maine - a KONE Club Fly

13 5th Kite Day at Cogswell Grant,

Essex MA

10 April Showers by CTKiters

Hammonasset State Park 1288 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443

21 Easter @ Fort Williams Park – Noon-ish

South Portland ME - a KONE Club Fly

27-29 MIKE / MASKC

Ocean City, MD


May

5?? Back to the Beach – Nahant Beach

Long Beach, Nahant MA

5 Belmar Kite Festivals

Belmar NJ

https://www.vacationinbelmar.com/single-post/Belmar-Kite-Festival-Belmar-NJ

12 Nahant Beach Fun Fly -10AM

Long Beach, Nahant MA - a KONE Club Fly

18 Bug Light Kite Festival – 10AM (or earlier)

South Portland ME

18 Franklin Park Kite Extravaganza 11AM -4PM

Boston MA janna@franklinparkcoalition.org

19 Kites against Cancer – Hampton Beach

Hampton Beach, Hampton NH

10 May Flowers by CTKiters

Hammonasset State Park 1288 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443

24-27 Wildwood Kite Festival and competition,

Wildwood, NJ Kites Over New England _ AKA Kite club of the Year 2018 By RJ REED


June

1 3rd Annual Bemelman's Fest

Fort Ontario, Oswego NY

8 Hank’s Kites and Critters Fly (We are only going to fly Hank Manseau’ Kites)

South Portland ME - All are welcome - a KONE Club Fly

9 Red, White & Blue by CTKiters

Hammonasset State Park 1288 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443

16 11th Annual Fathers Day Kite Fly

Keene Valley NY

27-31 St. Honoré International Kite Festival

St. Honoré, Québec, Canada

July

4 Marblehead Festival of Arts Kite Day Devereux Beach 10-3PM

Marblehead, MA Demos and flyers welcome

4 Bug Light RWB Fun Fly

South Portland ME All are welcome - a KONE Club Fly

13-14 Newport Kite Festival, Brenton Point Park,

Newport, RI https://newportkitefestival.com/

14 70th Birthdays Party with cake

South Portland ME

August

3 Pigs Can Fly, Colt State Park - potluck

Bristol, RI All are welcome - a KONE Club Fly

11 CTKiters Club Fly @ Harkness State Park

275 Great Neck Rd, Waterford, CT 06385

24-25 East Meets West Kites and Culture @ PJPII Park

Dorchester MA Kites Over New England _ AKA Kite club of the Year 2018 By RJ REED


31 Burlington Fun Fly and Potluck @ Dorset Park

Burlington VT

September

1-2 Burlington Fun Fly and Potluck @ Dorset Park

Burlington VT

7 Capriccio Festival of Kites, Ogunquit Beach,

Ogunquit, ME

7 Martha’s Vineyard Wind Fest Oak Bluffs, MA

(rain date Sept. 9) http://www.mvwindfestival.com

8 $10 Hot Dog Fly, Harkness State Park,

275 Great Neck Rd, Waterford, CT 06385

15 Bristol Fun Fly @ Colt State Park

Bristol RI All are welcome - a KONE Club Fly

15 CTKiters Away Fly

Bristol RI

29 Belmar Kite Festivals

Belmar NJ

https://www.vacationinbelmar.com/single-post/Belmar-Kite-Festival-Belmar-NJ

October

LBI International Kite Festival

Ships Bottom, LBI, NJ

5 North Yarmouth Family Kite Day,

North Yarmouth Maine

12 Nahant Beach fun Fly

Nahant MA - All are welcome - a KONE Club Fly

9 Club Fly by CTKiters

Hammonasset State Park 1288 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443

November Kites Over New England _ AKA Kite club of the Year 2018 By RJ REED


2 Hampton Beach Holiday Fly

Hampton Beach NH All are welcome - a KONE Club Fly

10 CTKiters Veterans Day Fly @ Hammonasset

Madison, CT

December

7 Bug Light fun Fly with Birthday cake

South Portland ME

8 Christmas Party by CTKiters

22 Masonic Ave, Wallingford, CT 06492

14 Nahant Beach fun Fly

Nahant MA - All are welcome - a KONE Club Fly




Clubs:

http://www.kone.org Kites Over New England K.O.N.E. http://www.nyke.org New York Kite Enthusiasts NYKE http://mainekites.com Maine Nor'easters Kite Nor

http://www.connectikiters.org ConnetiKiters CtK

https://sjkf.webs.com/ South Jersey Kite Flyers SJKF

https://www.facebook.com/groups/2371494061/




Flying Locations in New England:

http://www.kone.org/Places_to_Fly_Kites.html  

Places to Fly

Connecticut:

Hammonasset State Park, Madison, CT

Harkness Memorial State Park, Waterford, CT

Savin Rock, West Haven, CT  GPS setting is 614 Captain Thomas Blvd, West Haven or 435 Captain                                                                                                 Thomas Blvd, West Haven CT

Sherwood Island State Park, Westport, CT

Veteran's Memorial State Park, Norwalk, CT

 

Maine:

Back Cove Park, Portland, ME

Bug Light, South Portland, ME

Fort Williams Park (Portland Head Light), Cape Elizabeth, ME
Ogunquit Beach, Ogunquit , ME

Pine Point, Scarborough, ME

 

Massachusetts:

Castle Island  South Boston MA

Crane Beach, Ipswich, MA

Danehy Park at Fresh Pond, Cambridge, MA

Good Harbor Beach, Gloucester, MA

Malibu Beach on Morrisey Boulevard in Dorchester

Millenium Park, West Roxbury, MA

Nahant Beach, Lynn, MA

Nantasket Beach, Hull, MA

Pleasure Bay in South Boston

Pope John Paul II Park, Dorchester, MA

Race Point Beach, Provincetown, MA

Revere Beach, Revere, MA

Sagamore Beach Cape Cod Canal MA

Salisbury Beach, Salisbury, MA

Squantum Point Park, Quincy, MA

West Dennis Beach, MA  on the side of the access road away from thebeach.

New Hampshire:

Hampton Beach, Hampton, NH

 

Rhode Island:

Bretton Point State Park, Newport, RI

Colt State Park, Bristol, RI
First Beach, Middletown, RI

Narragansett Beach, RI

 

=Local Kite Clubs:

http://www.connectikiters.org ConnetiKiters CtK
http://www.kone.org Kites Over New England KONE
http://www.nyke.org New York Kite Enthusiasts NYKE
http://mainekites.com Maine Nor'easters Kite Nor
http://www.aka.kite.org American Kite Association AKA
www.easternleague.net   Eastern League Sport Kite
Association ELSKA

http://lists.nekite.org/mailman/listinfo/nekite NEkite

This event list is on the NE_KITE Mailing List, every once in a while.

This event list is on the NEKITE Yahoo Group Mailing List, every once in a while.

*Please note: Unless otherwise indicated all events listed below are not sponsored nor organized by Kites Over New England. KONE members may participate, but that does not constitute KONE sponsorship. In most cases the event sponsor is listed as the contact for the event. Please contact the event organizer for more info. Contact info at bottom of listings.* KONE has a monthly fly the first Saturday of every month at Nahant beach.

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