…AND SEND IT SOARING!
Bedford Borough is preparing for its
13th Annual Kite Festival on
Saturday 6th and
Sunday 7th June between 10am
and 5pm in Russell Park. The event, which is free to
attend and open to all, is hosted by Bedford Borough Council.
Each year, approximately 40,000 people gather
for the occasion which sees Russell Park jam-packed with food
stalls and entertainment.
Cllr Sarah-Jayne Holland, Portfolio Holder for
Leisure and Culture said: “This event grows in momentum each time
and it is now very well-established. People have this in their
diaries for months in advance.”
Kites will be showcased from the four corners
of the globe including America, Canada, Japan, China, Germany,
France, Holland and Belgium as well as flyers from across the UK.
The programme throughout the weekend will feature kites never seen
before in the U.K and childrens’ and adults’ workshops in the kite
For more information on the Kite Festival
events visit http://www.bedfordevents.co.uk/