Rijsbergen Kite Festival


On 17 and 18 August 2019 is the 11th 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, India, Malaysia 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 - 23.00 hours there is a spectacular nightflight. All kites are then illuminated in the air, even on the fields are illuminated kites to be found. The nightflight is opened by the alderman  of the Town council, he gives the starting signal for the lantern parade for the children (last year, 200 children took part). On saterday there is  a show of the Taikidoki's (japanese drums) and the Breda City pipes and drums (bagpipes). On Sunday there will be an performance of the musicartist.

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Agenda
Vrijdag 19 juli 2019 
Schillig (dl)   Drachenfest Schillig 
Zaterdag 20 juli 2019 
Keel (ierland)   Int Kitefestival Mayo 
Zaterdag 20 juli 2019 
Schillig (dl)   Drachenfest Schillig 
Zaterdag 20 juli 2019 
Henstedt Ulzburg (dl)   Drachenfest Henstedt Ulzburg 
Zondag 21 juli 2019 
Keel (ierland)   Int Kitefestival Mayo 
Zondag 21 juli 2019 
Schillig (dl)   Drachenfest Schillig 
Zondag 21 juli 2019 
Henstedt Ulzburg (dl)   Drachenfest Henstedt Ulzburg 
Zaterdag 27 juli 2019 
Denekamp (Nl)   Vliegerfestival bij de ijskuip 
Zondag 28 juli 2019 
Denekamp (nl)   Vliegerfestival bij de ijskuip 
Vrijdag 9 augustus 2019 
St Peter Ordning (Dl)   Drachenfest St Peter Ordning 
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