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September 1821, 2014

Beachfront between 1st and 6th Streets

America’s East Coast premier sport kite competition happens each autumn in Ocean City, Maryland during Sunfest.

The Kite Festival hosts thousands of kiting enthusiasts showcasing their aerial displays of art.

The festival includes days of competitions, games, relays, mass ascensions, and workshops. Skilled kite flyers offer free lessons in between demonstrations. Watch for the “Rev Riders,” a demonstration team, candy drops, Rokkaku battles, and nighttime kite fly events.

Admission is free for this family event.

Days & Times

  • Thurs.– Sun., 9 am - 9 pm
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    Quality Inn Boardwalk

    Boardwalk and 17th Street Hotel, 410-289-4401 www.qiboardwalk.com

    Conveniently located oceanfront on the boardwalk with two sparkling beachfront outdoor pools. Fully stocked efficiency units with kitchenettes, living and sleeping areas.

  • Boardwalk hotel with two outdoor pools.

    Flagship Oceanfront Hotel

    Boardwalk and 26th Street Hotel, 800-837-3585 www.flagshipoceanfront.com

    Clean and comfortable rooms & efficiencies overlooking the beach, boardwalk, oceanfront outdoor pool, pool bar & grill, and children’s playground. An ideal location at the end of the boardwalk so you can spend more time doing the things you love.

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