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PAST EVENTS 2011

This is a list of past kite events that were listed on www.kitecalendar.co.uk during 2011.
The links for further information did work at the time of the event but may not continue to work after the event has taken place.

        
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JANUARY 2011
location map
website
email
2 MKF New Year fly-in, Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, Sutton Cheney, nr. Market Bosworth, Nuneaton, Leicestershire CV13 0AD
    contact email 5 - 7 Udaipur International Kite Festival, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
   
contact email
10 - 15

21st Gujarat International kite festival, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

  link to KCoS website   16 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
   
contact email address
22 - 24 Kerala Kite Festival, city of Kochi, Kerala, India
location map of event
link to KCoS website
23 KCoS fly-in, North sands, St Andrews, Scotland
        
FEBRUARY 2011
  link to KCoS website   6 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
  link to KCoS website   13 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
location map
NKG website
email contact
20 NKG fly-in, New Brighton Dips, Wirral, Merseyside
map
NKG website
email contact
20 NKG fly-in, Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract, Yorkshire
  link to KCoS website   27 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
        
MARCH 2011
link to KCoS website
6 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
 
13 Rodborough Common kite fly 2011, near Stroud, Gloucestershire
 
link to KCoS website
20 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
 
website for more info
email address
20 Kite Flying Day, South Foreland Lighthouse, The Front, St Margaret's Bay, Dover, Kent CT15 6HP
map
website
email contact
20 NKG fly-in, Roundhay Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire
map
website
email contact
20 NKG fly-in, Beacon Hill County Park, Up Holland, nr Skelmersdale, Lancashire
link to KCoS website
27 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
map
website
email contact
27 17th Calke Abbey Kite Day, Calke Abbey, Ticknall, near Melbourne, Derbyshire DE73 7LE
        
APRIL 2011
location map
website for more info on Streatham Common Kite Day
contact email address
10 The 13th Streatham Common Kite Day, Streatham Common, London SW16 3DW
location map
website for more info
contact email address
16 STACK UK National Championshps, Round 1, at the Jolly Up 8, The Buggy Field, Cliddesden, near Basingstoke, Hants
location map
email contact
16 & 17 Jolly Up 8, The Buggy Field, Cliddesden, near Basingstoke, Hampshire
location map
website for more info
contact email address
17 STACK UK National Championshps, Round 2, at the Jolly Up 8, The Buggy Field, Cliddesden, near Basingstoke, Hants
location map
NKG website
email contact
17 NKG fly-in, near the Coast Guard Station, Burbo Bank Road North, Crosby, near Liverpool, Merseyside
location map
24 Shipley Country Park kite day, Shipley Country Park, Heanor, nr Ilkeston, Derbyshire
website
contact email
29 - 1/5 "Plein Vent" à Houlgate, France
map
website
email address for more info
29 - 2/5 Weymouth Kite Festival, as part of Royal Wedding weekend, The Beach, Weymouth, Dorset
location map
website
contact email address
29 - 2/5 eXtreme Kite Shop Kite Festival, including freestyle board and buggy speed competition, Main Road, Kempsey, near Worcester, Worcestershire WR5 3PA
        
MAY 2011
map
website
email address for more info
1 & 2 Weymouth Kite Festival, as part of Royal Wedding weekend, The Beach, Weymouth, Dorset
location map
website
email address
1 & 2 East Yorkshire Kite festival and County Show, Driffield Showground, Driffield, near York, East Yorkshire
location map
website for more info
email contact
1 & 2 3rd Layer Marney Tower Kite Festival, Layer Marney Tower, near Colchester, Essex. CO5 9US
location map
website
contact email address
1 & 2 eXtreme Kite Shop Kite Festival, including freestyle board and buggy speed competition, Main Road, Kempsey, near Worcester, Worcestershire WR5 3PA
location map
website for more info
contact email address
7 & 8 21st Swindon International Kite Festival, Lydiard Park, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, Wiltshire
location map
website for more info
contact email address
7 & 8 Rufford Abbey Spring Kite Weekend, Rufford Country Park, near Ollerton, Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF
location map
website for more info
email contact
7 & 8

1st Western Lake District KiteFest 2011, Wilson Park, Haverigg, Cumbria

location map for Harewood House
website
email
21 & 22 5th Harewood House Kite Festival, Harewood House, near Leeds, West Yorkshire
website for more info
28 - 29

33rd Brighton Kite Festival, Stanmer Park, Brighton, West Sussex

website for more info
28 - 30 Cleethorpes International Kite Festival, the Beach, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire
website for more info
28 - 30 Wallop Reloaded Kite Festival, Middle Wallop airfield, Stockbridge, Hampshire S020 8DY
website
email contact
29 MKF Fly-in, Wollaton Park, Nottingham, NG8 2AE
website for more info
30

Brighton free-flying day, Stanmer Park, Brighton, West Sussex

        
JUNE 2011
location map
website
contact email address
4 & 5 19th Basingstoke Kite Festival, Down Grange Sports Complex, Pack Lane, Basingstoke, Hampshire
location map
Website for Exmouth Kite Festival
email Exmouth Rotary
4 & 5 5th Exmouth Rotary Kite Festival, The Imperial Recreation Ground, Exmouth, East Devon EX8 1DG
location map
email
5 Ashdon Kite Festival, Waltons Park, Ashdon, 5 miles North East of Saffron Walden, Essex
location map
website
5 Downhill Demesne Kite Festival, Downhill Demesne, Hezlett House, 107 Sea Road, Castlerock, Northern Ireland
map
website for more information
email Kent Kite Fliers
11 & 12

Teston Bridge Kite Weekend, Teston Bridge Country Park, nr Maidstone, Kent ME18 5BX

location map
website
contact email
11 & 12 Wirral kite festival, (Kites over the Mersey), "The Dips," New Brighton, Wirral
map
GOKF website
email contact
12 Peterborough Kite Festival, Nene Valley Park, Ferry Meadows, Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
map
website
16 - 19 27th Fano International Kite Fliers meeting, Fano Beach, Denmark
location map
website for more information
email contact for Southampton Kite Festival
18 & 19 16th Southampton Kite Festival, Lordshill Recreation Grounds, Five Acre Fields, Redbridge Lane, Lordshill, Southampton, Hampshire - CANCELLED
map
website
email contact
18 & 19 Beacon Park Kite Festival, Beacon Hill County Park, Up Holland, nr Skelmersdale, Lancashire
        
JULY 2011
location map
 
email contact
2 & 3 The Sunderland (Kite) Festival, Northern Area Playing Fields, Washington, Tyne and Wear
location map
website for more info
contact email address
9 & 10 STACK UK National Championshps, Round 3, Rougham Airfield, near Bury st Edmunds, Suffolk VENUE**
location map
website
email contact
9 & 10

Barmouth Kite Festival, on the beach opposite the new Lifeboat Station, Barmouth, Mid Wales

location map
website for more info
email contact
16 & 17

Herefordshire Kite Festival, Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DW

location map
website for more info
contact email address
16 & 17 STACK UK National Championshps, Round 4, at the Herefordshire Kite Festival, Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DW

 

Website for more info

contact email

16 & 17

Dunstable Downs Kite Festival, Whipsnade Road, Dunstable

 
website for more info
16 & 17

Eastbourne Extreme Sports Festival, Eastern seafront, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN22 7PR

location map
website for more information
email contact
17 NKG fly-in, Ainsdale, near Southport, Merseyside
location map
website
email
23 & 24 2nd Malmesbury Kite festival, The Worthys, Malmesbury, Wiltshire
   
contact email address
23 & 24

Golden Valley kite fliers Kite Kamp, Newlands Park, Bishops Cleeve, Cheltenham, Glos

location map
website for more info
contact email
24 Morecambe kite festival, (Catch the Wind), Marine Road, Morecambe LA4 4BU
location of event
 
email contact
30 & 31 Silloth on Solway Kite Festival, in association with the NKG, The Green, Silloth on Solway, Cumbria
      31 Crinan Canal Water Festival, Dunardry, on B841 west of Cairnbaan, before you get to Bellanoch, Scotland
        
AUGUST 2011
email contact
6 & 7
Jolly Up 9, The Buggy Field, Cliddesden, near Basingstoke, Hants
location map
website for more info
email contact
7
The 2nd Vintage Kite Meet, Shipley Country Park, Heanor, near Ilkeston, Derbyshire
location map
website
Email address for more info
10 - 14
Dieppe Kite International, Dover Park, Dieppe, New Brunswick, Canada
website for more info
contact email
10 & 11 Concern Kite Fest, Phoenix Park, Dublin, Eire
map
website for more information
email Kent Kite Fliers
13 & 14

Teston Bridge Kite Big Weekend, Teston Bridge Country Park, nr Maidstone, Kent ME18 5BX

website for more info
21

15th Hunstanton Kite Festival and Classic Car Rally, Smithdon School, Hunstanton, Norfolk

location map
website for more information
email contact
21 NKG fly-in, on the beach, near the Leisure Centre, Fleetwood, Lancashire
location map
website for more info
email address for more info
27 - 29 Portsmouth International Kite Festival, Southsea Common, Portsmouth, Hampshire
        
SEPTEMBER 2011
website for more info
2 Lodestar Festival & Mini Kite Jam 2011, Lode, Cambridge, CB25
location map
Bristol Kite Festival website
email link
3 & 4 25th Bristol International Kite Festival, The Plateau, Ashton Court, Begger Bush Lane, Bristol, Somerset BS8 3TQ
map
website
email
3 & 4 Rufford Abbey Autumn Kite Weekend, Rufford Country Park, near Ollerton, Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF
location map
website for more details
contact email
11

16th Eggardon Kite Festival, Eggardon Hill, Kings Lane, Powerstock, near West Compton, near Bridport, Dorset DT6 3TG

map

website
email contact
17 & 18 Chester Kite Festival, in assoc. with NKG, The Roodee Racecourse, Chester, Cheshire
Website for more information
17 & 18

Mascotte Kite Festival, Scheveningen, Holland

location map
email contact
18

Flight in the Park, Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DW

map
website
email
18 8th Kedleston Hall Kite Day, Kedleston Hall, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derbyshire DE22 5JH
location map
Website for more info
email contact
18

Bournemouth Kite Festival, Hengistbury Head, Bournemouth BH6 4EN

location map
The Kite Society website
contact for more info
24 & 25 5th Margate International Kite Festival, Main Sands, Margate, Kent
location map
website for more info
contact email
25 Kites Over Capstone, Capstone Farm Country Park, Capstone Road, Gillingham, Kent ME7 3JG
location of event
email
25

Wakefield Kite Festival, Heath Common, Wakefield, Yorkshire

        
OCTOBER 2011
location map
website for more info
email contact
1 & 2 Bolton Abbey Kite Festival, Bolton Abbey, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 6EX
location map
website for more info
email contact
2 Kite Day, Apedale Country Park, Alsagers Bank, Apedale, nr Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire
website
     
9 OSOW = ONE SKY ONE WORLD - An Annual Worldwide event, flying kites for peace:
map
MKF website
email contact
9 MKF OSOW, Rufford Abbey, Rufford Country Park, near Ollerton, Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF
location map
NKG website
email contact
9 NKG OSOW, overlooking the Mersey, Otterspool, South Liverpool, Merseyside
map
NKG website
email contact
9 NKG OSOW, Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract, Yorkshire
location map
9 Shropshire Kite Group OSOW, Roden Nurseries and Garden Centre, Roden, between Shrewsbury and Newport, Shropshire
map
website
email contact
9 MKF OSOW, War Memorial Park, Kenilworth Road, Coventry
website for more info
email contact
9

Suffolk Kiteflyers OSOW, Rougham Airfield, Near Bury st Edmunds, Suffolk

location map
website for more info
email contact
9 Thorpe Kite Fliers OSOW, near to Munchies Cafe, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR30 4EX
website for more info
9 Poole Kite Fliers OSOW, Hamworthy Park, Poole, Dorset
email contact
9 Kite Weekenders OSOW, Sumners Ponds Campsite and Fishery, Barnes Green, Horsham, Sussex RH13 0PR
location map
email contact
9 North Hants Buggy Club and Loddon Valley Kite Flyers OSOW, The Buggy Field, Cliddesden, near Basingstoke, Hants
email contact
9 Kent Kite Fliers OSOW, Radnor Park, Folkestone, Kent
email contact
9 Avon Kite Fliers and Taurus Crafts OSOW, Lydney, Gloucestershire GL15 6BU
map
 
email contact
9 World Mental Health Day Kite Festival 2011, Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract, Yorkshire
location map
email contact
9 2nd Hare Hill Kite Festival, Hare Hill, Cartmel Fell, Cumbria LA11 6NZ
map
website
email
16 20th Annual MKF kite display at Family Fun and Kite Day, Botanical Gardens & Glasshouses, Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3TR
location map
Northern Kite Group website
email contact
23 NKG Light up the Sky for BBC Children In Need Appeal, overlooking the Mersey, Otterspool, South Liverpool, Merseyside ** NEW DATE **

 

website

22 & 23

17th International Cape Town Kite Festival, Zandvlei, Muizenberg, Cape Town, South Africa
        
NOVEMBER 2011
location map
website for more information
10 - 13 XXIV Festival Internacional de Cometas, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands
map
website
email contact
20 NKG fly-in, Roundhay Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire
map
website
email contact
20 NKG fly-in, Beacon Hill County Park, Up Holland, nr Skelmersdale, Lancashire
        
DECEMBER 2011
location map
NKG website
email contact
11 NKG Xmas fly-in, overlooking the Mersey, Otterspool, South Liverpool, Merseyside
map
NKG website
email contact
11 NKG Xmas fly-in, Stainland Recreation Ground, Stainland, near Huddersfield and Halifax, Yorkshire
        

If you are a kite event/fly-in organiser and wish to have your event listed on the kitecalender page please email me with all the details.

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