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Chicago Botanic Garden's Annual Kite Festival

Saturday August 12, 2017 -
Sunday August 13, 2017

Times: Saturday-Sunday: 10am-3pm

In the open area near Evening Island, enjoy soaring stunt kite performances set to music by members of the Chicago Fire Kite Team and members of the Kite Society of Wisconsin & Illinois. These high-flying professionals demonstrate awesome feats of beauty and great skill. Walk or take the free tram to the festival. Ice cream, beverages, and many lunch options will be available for purchase on the West Meadow. Schedule includes Children’s kite-making workshops from 10am-2pm, Parade of kiters and grand launch 10:30am-11am, kite demonstrations 10:45am-12:40pm, kite performance 12:40pm-1pm, kids' Mad Dash 1:20pm-1:30pm, kite performance 1:30pm-2:30pm, public fly time 2:30pm-2:50pm, and the final kite performance 2:50pm-3pm.


Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cood Rd.
Glencoe, IL 60022

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No matter which route you take, all roads lead to fun in Lake County, Illinois, which is located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee. Lake County is home to 170 lakes and rivers, 30,000 acres of lush forest preserves, miles of hiking and biking trails, Six Flags Great America, Naval Station Great Lakes, Ravinia Festival and sandy beaches along Lake Michigan's shoreline. Family adventure is around every turn and awaits you in Lake County.
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