For many years many kiters come to Twente to show their creations.
The kitefestival is an international happening, with kiters from the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italie,the USA and Canada brining small and large kites to Twente.
Besides admiring the kites and kite demonstrations, you can ask kiters about their hobby. There will also be an inflatable bouncer, face painting, a workshop for children to make their own kite and other entertainment. On top of that, the traditional candy and stuffed animal droppings for children will continue. Here, candy and stuffed animals will be dropped from the sky for the children to catch.
For explorers there will be a puzzle journey to learn more about kiting. Upon entering the festival, you can take a free form containing 10 questions. The answers can be found on the festival terrain. After submitting your form you can win a prize.
During your stay you can enjoy the festival with a drink and of course a meal. Did you already try the famous schnitzel from Spalink?
As you can read, there is a lot to discover on the festival terrain. Even with little wind you can enjoy beautiful kites, who will be put on display on the festival terrain. Entrance and parking for both cars and bikes will be free of charge.
We hope to see you on the 10th Kite Festival ( Vliegerfeest) Twente!
(Under the menu History you can find information, foto’s, video’s etc. about our previous kite festivals)