Rijsbergen Kite Festival

On 19 and 20 August 2017 is the ninth edition of the Rijsbergen Kite Festival. (Annually the 3rd weekend of August)

The Rijsbergen Kite Festival is a weekend where we would like to introduce to you the entire kite sport. During this weekend there are hundreds of kites in the air, there are also demonstrations and explanation is given about the kites. We also have a workshop for the children, they will learn to build their own kite. There is also a lot of entertainment, bouncing castles, children's face painting and play sand. All this is free!
And of course the candy and teddy bear dropping !

Participants from all over Europe will participate in the Rijsbergen Kite Festival, we have participants from the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg, France, England. Denmark and Switzerland. Among the participants are champions, former champions and winners of many different kite festivals. We have a demonstration field where explanation is given about the different kite sports.

Saturday and Sunday, from 10.00 - 17.00 hrs a lot is happening on the kite fields at the Tiggeltsestraat 13 in Rijsbergen. Saturday from 20.00 - 00.00 hours there is a spectacular night flying. All kites are then illuminated in the air, even on the fields are illuminated kites to be found. The night kiting is opened by the alderman Mr J. Aarts of the Town council, he gives the starting signal for the lantern parade for the children (last year, 200 children took part), do not miss. There is also a show of Feniks Taiko (japanese drums) and the Vrije Zwaaiers from St Lenaarts (belgium)

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 Stichting Rijsbergse Vliegerdagen.




fr 25 august 2017 
Leba (pl)   Kitefestival Leba 
sa 26 august 2017 
Oirsbeek (nl)   Vliegerfestival Oirsbeek 
sa 26 august 2017 
Leba (pl)   Kitefestival Leba 

Rijsbergse vliegerdagen 19 en 20 augustus 2017, met onder andere historische vliegers https://t.co/8EHOFwx0SD
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