For a dazzling outdoor display — including flying whales — Haulover Park is hosting Kitetober Festival.
The Kite Festival is 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. October 21 and 22, 2023, and entry is free.
At the event, fly your own kites if you'd like, or watch others.
Kites of all shapes and styles are featured, including the following:
- 100-foot flying octopus, stingray and cuttlefish
- 30-foot flying astronaut
- 300-square-foot parafoils
Food trucks will be on site, plus music and games, plus kites will be available for purchase at the event. See more details on eventbrite.
The festival is hosted by Skyward Kites, 305-893-0906; and Miami-Dade Parks, 305-947-3525.
Haulover Park in Miami Beach is at 10800 Collins Avenue, Parking is $7, and is limited.
No pets. No glass. No Styrofoam. Kites representing different nationalities are encouraged.