Blue Ridge Kite Festival (April)

Saturday, April 16, 2022 at Green Hill Park

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

An annual tradition returns this year! We'll fill the sky with thousands of colorful kites, and a fantastic family atmosphere to welcome in spring. FREE Event - Rain or Shine!
  • Kite Demos from Richmond Air Force Kite Club
  • Crafts & Activities for Kids
  • Kite Showcase & Contest presented by va811
  • Vendors and Food Trucks
Free kites will be available courtesy of Freedom First Credit Union, while supplies last. Free Kid's t-shirts courtesy of Friends of the Blue Ridge, while supplies last. Participants must be present to receive kites and kid's t-shirts.

Download the Kite Showcase & Contest Entry Form HERE
Contact Information
(540) 387-6078 ext, 0
Kite Festival Poster 2022 8.5x11 Web Update 5
Food VendorsFood Items
B&P ConcessionsFunnel Cakes, Lemonade and deep fried oreos
Charlee Tropical Italian Ice & DrinksItalian Ice & lemonade
Crunch MonkeeKettle Corn
Grandpa Ike's Mini DonutsMini Donuts
International Grill CompanySandwiches, kids foods, side items, drinks
SmooshedHand-crafted ice cream sandwiches
Snack TimeHot dogs, BBQ, Nachos, Pretzels, Cheesecake & Ice Cream
SnackwagonChesse sticks, Fried Brownies

Craft & Merchandise VendorsProducts & Activities
Artistic InnovationsFace painting & henna tattoos
Custom Name RingsEngraved custom rings
Hopetree Family ServicesFoster Care - Braided Kite Tail Activity
Houses to HomesCharcuterie Boards
K&M Creations, LLCSewn products, candles and soaps
Kelly InsuranceSpin the Prize Wheel
Kiwi Jewelry DesignzJewelry, keyrings , resin coasters
Life's a Breeze KitesSingle line, dual line, stunt and foil kites
Luna Fe, LLCTumblers, mugs, keychains, paracord items, jewelry and shirts
Misty Mountain WaresTie-dye items - shirts, socks, dresses, purses, etc.
Pat & Sid JohnsonPaintings & artwork
Roanoke County LibrariesPaper bag Kite Activity
Salem Red SoxYouth Game & Club Packages
United HealthCare Community PlanBubble Containers
Upon a Door and MoreWreath Making Activity
Usborne Books and MoreChildren's Books
Wisler Plumbing & AirRubber Ducks & Water
GeNERDation XCustom Buttons, Magnets and T-shirts
Kite Shot 4