64th Annual Ocean Beach, CA. Kite Festival

by Jonny Rocket
(San Diego, CA, USA)

Will be happening on Saturday March 3 2012 Beginning at 0900. Command Central is the Ocean Beach Recreation Center.

Where: Ocean Beach Recreation Center
http://www.sandiego.gov/park-and-recreation/centers/oceanb.shtml

What: A fun day of festivities including a crafts fair, food and entertainment along with kite making, decorating and a flying contest.

Schedule (tentative, subject to change):

9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Kite making at Ocean Beach Rec. Center, all materials will be supplied.

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Hot dogs and punch for participants & live band on Ocean Beach Elementary School
court yard.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Craft Fair Booths, Amusement Rides on Santa Monica Blvd.

1 p.m.
Kite Judging on Ocean Beach Elementary School court yard.

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