Smithsonian Kite Festival

The Smithsonian Kite Festival, traditionally part of the Cherry Blossom Festival, also takes place late this month when kite designers, flyers and competitors gather on the Mall to celebrate spring. Kite flying competitions  add an element of  excitement to this festival where individuals or teams try to cut or ground each other’s kites.
Venue:Washington Monument
Date: March 2009, TBC
Time: 10am to 4pm
Website: www.kitefestival.org 

More Festivals in Washington-DC
Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday
Adams Morgan Festival
Chinese new year celebration
Easter Egg Roll
Independence Day
Lighting of the National Christmas Tree