The Second International Kite Festival will start near Outlet Mall at Dubai-Al Ain Road on the Friday,18th January 2013


Dubai 8 Jan 2013

By: Zulfiqar Shah

Continuing the endeavor of bringing cultures together, Tamquest Entertainment MFZE and country club presents the second International Kite Festival in the UAE. It will be an annual gathering for the kite lovers in the country. The much-awaited event will showcase some of the best kite flyers from around the world with teams flying in from India – Kerala and Mangalore, Sri Lanka and Kuwait.

Kites of all sizes, shapes and colours will be on display at the Dubai Outlet Mall on Dubai-Al Ain Road on the Friday, 18th January 2012, and over 10,000 visitors are expected to walk in from 9 am onward  Massive theme-based kites will also don the blue skies with some even made up to look like birds and animals.
A number of kite stalls will enable people to ‘Buy-and-Fly’ instantly and kids can look forward to the Kite-building workshop between 10:30 am and 11:30 am. The kite-flying session will be followed by time out to view various kites at a special exhibition where experts talk of kite construction, materials used and other tips.
The event also boasts of a Kids Play area, a Food Court and an entertainment corner with DJ Vimal spinning music throughout the day. One can look forward to many cultural programs including a one-hour performance by Dubai Drums. Tickets are reasonably priced at AED 80 for family, AED 50 for couples and AED 30 per person. Some highlights of the event are the free kite workshop for the kids, kite display by international kite teams, kite flying for general public, cultural programs from countries, separate kids play area with bouncing castle, camel rider and play riders.

Kite Team Participating
Team Mangalore -India
Kite Sri Lanka Organization- Sri Lanka
Buahmad kite team – Kuwait
Kite Life Foundation – India

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