Annually, in Chinese Weifang city hosts an international kite festival. Competition, which will take place this year, will be the 31 th in a row.
Weifang City, Shandong Province, considered the capital of kites. There is also a museum of kites and kiting international federation, which is the organizer of the international festival. The nineteenth of April the opening ceremony of the festival and for a few days, from 19 th to 21 th of, commands from different countries will demonstrate their skills in dealing with snakes.
International competition will be held in the following categories: Battle kaytov, demonstration team performances, Sports ballet kites.
And of course, dozens of colorful kites expected, which will be evaluated in the traditional disciplines:
- the farthest flying snake
- best kite
- the biggest kite
- the best overall representation
- best traditional kite
At the festival can be seen as the best craftsmen make kites, history of kites in Weifang more than a thousand years.
Official site of the Festival: http://www.weifangkite.com
Место проведения: Fuyanshan International Kite Flying Field, Weifang City, Shandong