On Saturday, September 11 and Sunday, September 12, the WILDE SUBARU FRANK MOTS INT’L KITE FESTIVAL is presented UW CREDIT UNION, celebrating 42 Years, in Veterans Park on Milwaukee’s lakefront.
10:00am-5:00pm on both Saturday and Sunday, September 11-12.
The GRAND LAUNCH of 600+ kites at NOON — Now TWO great days of high flying fun!
The Chicago Fire Kite Team from Chicago, and for the very first time, THE WINDJAMMERES INT’L KITE TEAM , flying 60 kites all at the same time, Fire & Ice, precision kite flying teams, will be performing three times each day during this event. Yves Laforest, and the Canadian Dream team from Montreal, Quebec, will be making their 20th appearance at Mots, flying the 2 NEW MEGA WHALE KITES and the giant Octopus kite. The Octopus kite is 150 feet in length and 50 feet wide. Milwaukee’s own Mike Delfar will also be performing.
FREE KITES to the first 100 kids that participate in the UW Credit Union “KIDS MAD DASH”. Imagine 100 kids launching their kites all at the same time. Brett Williams, the Kite Whisperer, will be giving FREE KITE FLYING LESSONS.
Kites and food are available for purchase during the event at the Gift of Wings Kite Store.
This fun filled family event is FREE to all, with plenty of FREE parking is hosted by the Kite Society of Wisconsin and Illinois.