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Family Kite Fly
May 15 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pmFree
Due to the high winds and thunderstorms in the forecast for April 30, the Kite Fly is postponed to Sunday, May 15. Times will remain the same.
Circle the skies high above Century Park Arboretum flying a kite! This free, family event supports the Illinois Association of Park Districts’ “Flying 4 Kids” program which promotes the sale of Park District license plates that feature a kite design. Proceeds from the sale of kite themed license plates support after school programming.
Bring your own kite or purchase one at the event for $10. Park at the Century Park Boat Dock Shelter parking lot and walk up to the island picnic shelter. This is a free program and does not require registration.