04/2/10

Fly Into Spring & Easter Eggstravaganza April 2nd – April 3rd

Kitty Hawk Kites is kicking off its spring season the with annual “Fly Into Spring and Easter Eggstravaganza” event.

This annual spring event will be held during National Kite Month, April 2nd and 3rd, from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Jockey’s Ridge State Park, home to the largest living sand dune on the east coast, will host the kite festival, and the Kitty Hawk Kites store in Nags Head will host the Easter Egg Hunt. With fresh spring air and the famous Outer Banks wind, participants won’t want to miss this fun outdoor event.

The Kite Festival is a free event and is open to the public. On Friday and Saturday, spectators enjoy large show kites on Jockey’s Ridge, including animal kites over 50′ in size. Kitty Hawk Kites is offering free stunt and power kite lessons throughout the day on the dune. Just find a staff member and they will direct you to the proper area and instructor, and you can learn to fly dual line stunt kites and power kites. Spectators will also have the opportunity to see kites of various shapes, styles, sizes, and colors decorate the sky throughout the day.

On Saturday, Fly Into Spring will continue on Jockey’s Ridge and Easter Eggstravaganza will take place across the street at the Kitty Hawk Kites store in Nags Head. Easter Eggstravaganza is the largestEaster Egg Hunt on the Outer Banks. The festivities will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This is a fun event for all ages. The Easter Bunny will be at Kitty Hawk Kites for photo opportunities and over 2000 plastic eggs will be hidden for egg hunts, which will begin at 11a.m. If you’re on the Outer Banks this week, this is one event you won’t want to miss.

For more information on Fly Into Spring & Easter Eggstravaganza, or other events held by Kitty Hawk Kites, please contact Nick Barrett, Events and Group Sales Coordinator, at nbarrett@kittyhawk.com.

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