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Semaphore Kite Festival 2014

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by Paula McManus (subscribe)
Photography obsessed writer and urban explorer. Lover of nature, art and long weekends. Adelaide, South Australia.
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"Imagination is the highest kite one can fly" - Lauren Bacall 1924

It's on again in 2014; it's the Semaphore Kite Festival.

Semaphore Kite Festival
Semaphore Kite Festival (©paula mcmanus)

And again this year, the event will occur over the Easter long weekend, with fun things happening for the whole family on the Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

The 2014 Kite Festival is the 17th Anniversary of the event; it's a fun and free event for the whole family.

Semaphore Kite Festival
Semaphore Kite Festival (©paula mcmanus)

In 2013, there were an estimated 40,000 people who enjoyed this free local event.

The Kite Festival is a well organised event that is fully supported by the local community and the local Port Adelaide Enfield council. It's a spectacular sight of colour and creativity. If you've never wanted to fly a kite before, you will at this event. You won't be able to help yourself - the excitement becomes contagious.

Semaphore Kite Festival
Semaphore Kite Festival (©paula mcmanus)

There will be kite flying, kite displays, carnival rides, kite stalls, food, fun and games for everyone, and kite making workshops for the children. The kids will love learning how to put a kite together, then actually flying it!

The final event details haven't been fully released yet, so keep an eye on the Adelaide International Kite Festival page on Facebook to get the latest updates.

Semaphore Kite Festival
Semaphore Kite Festival (©paula mcmanus)

What time:
between 11am and 5pm each day

What dates:
Saturday 19th, Sunday 20th and Monday 21st April.

Semaphore Foreshore, Esplanade, Semaphore.

How much:
Entry is free, but charges may apply for some of the activities.

Parking in and around Semaphore is free. But, be sure to read the time limits on the signs.

Semaphore Kite Festival
Semaphore Kite Festival (©paula mcmanus)
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Why? Fun Family Event
When: Easter Saturday, Sunday and Monday
Where: Semaphore Beach, Semaphore
Cost: FREE!
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