Hoosier Kitefliers Society
The Hoosier Kitefliers Society promotes kiting by planning and coordinating kite activities, kite workshops, and kite demonstrations in conjunction with other community events. Please explore this website to learn more and plan to attend one or more of our activities. If you need more information, use our contact page to get in touch with one of our leaders.
|Apr. 26, 2014|
Shipshewana - Kite Komotion 2014
|May. 3, 2014|
Muncie - Ansel Toney Memorial Kite Festival
|May. 11, 2014|
Kendallville, IN - Mother's Day Fly
|Jun. 14, 2014|
Fishers - (invitation from:) Conner Prairie Curiosity Fair
|Sep. 13, 2014|
Muncie - Merritt Beck Memorial Fly
SHIPSHEWANA — Kites will soar over the Shipshewana skies during the fourth annual Kite Komotion Clinic and Festival April 26.
The festival will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Shipshewana Event Center/Hostetler’s Hudson Auto Museum, located at 720 S. Van Buren St., Shipshewana. The event is free to the public.
This family-oriented event will feature international kite teams, which will perform stunts and demonstrations to music, offer free stunt-kite lessons and orchestrate games and candy drops for children of all ages. Free kite making will be offered by the Hoosier Kiteflyers Society.
|Shipshewana Kite Komotion Festival 2014 Flyer|
A PDF flyer to promote Kite Komotion 2014, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., April 26, Shipshewana Event Center
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It's official: Kite Komotion 2014 will be on April 26! Here's a link.
This is a really fun event that shows off the hospitality of northern Indiana as well as allows all kiters the opportunity to meet pilots from around the Midwest as well as Canada. It's a great way to start the kiting season!
Mark your calendars!
Autumn is officially here which means the HKS is starting to work on next year's event calendar. Here are a few tentative events to keep an eye on. They will be added to the calendar as the dates are confirmed by the organizers. All details are subject to change.
SPRING: Scout troop workshop (Carmel); Conner Prairie workshop (Fishers).
APRIL: Kite Komotion (Shipshewana).
MAY: Ansel Toney Memorial (Muncie); Mother's Day (Kendallville); Great Lakes Kite Festival (Grand Haven, Michigan).
SEPTEMBER: Merritt Beck Memorial (Muncie).