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TRINITY RIVER KITE FESTIVAL  

SEPTEMBER 22, 2018 - 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

​All the kite flying fun and adventure can be found at the Trinity River Kite Festival, formerly know as the Trinity River Wind Festival.  It will be held at the Trinity River and the Dallas Floodway. Mark your calendar to attend this exciting event produced by the Trinity Commons Foundation and City of Dallas. 

Thank you to the sponsors who continue to show their commitment bringing kites and outdoor adventure to the City of Dal​​las: CBS Radio and their stations La Grande, KLUV and Jack FM; Tourism Public Improvement District, VisitDallas, Dallas Camera Club, Troy Gunn and Team TKO Stunt Kite Flyers, Gayle Woodul and Christian Baden-Powell with Go Big or Go Home Kites (Honoring Gayle and her love of Adventure and Kites), Chris Bangma and Dallas Area Kitefliers Organization (DAKO), Jewels of the Sky Kitefliers, Dallas Zoo Outreach, Trinity River Audubon Center, Dallas Discovery Gardens, The Great Seed Bomb Company.

If you are interested in being a star, vendor or a sponsor for the Trinity River Kite Festival, please contact Chris Mathis  at christopher.mathis@dallascityhall.com or call 214-671-9500 and ask for Chris! 

Sponsorships are available:TRKF Sponsor Vendor Packet 2018.pdf,  2018 TRKF Vendor Application Form.pdf


Trinity Wind Festival Pics  

     IT'S AN OUTDOOR EXTRAVAGANZA OF WIND, WINGS AND ACTION!

   AS A RECAP, HERE ARE THE FEATURES OF PAST FESTIVALS AND THE FREE 

​STARS AND ACTIVITIES:

  • Welcome CBS Radio and their affilates as a sponsor!

  • City of Dallas FREE Kite Giveaway (while supplies last)

  • ​​​​Troy Gunn and Team TKO International Kite Flyers

  • Gayle Woodul and Christian Baden Powell featuring giant inflatable kites

  • Dallas Area Kite Flyers Association (DAKO) with show kites

  • Jewels of the Sky Kite Flyers

  • Public Kite Flying and Kite Flying Lessons

  • Blackland Prairie Raptor Center and stage show (rehabilitated raptors)

  • Trinity River Audubon Center ​

  • The Great Seed Bomb Company (native plant seed ball making)

  • Texas Discovery Gardens butterfly display and crafts

  • Alma y Corazon Tejano Ballet Folklorico​

  • Kid’s Fun Zone with bounce houses, face painters and balloon artist clowns

  • Kid’s Mini Train Rides​, fee required

  • Japanese Kite Making Booth - (kite styles from Sendai, Japan)

  • Draw n' Go and Paper Airplane Making

  • Dallas Police Department Units and Services

  • Trinity River Ramble Bike Ride, registration required

  • Dallas Stroller Dash, registration required  

  • Paper airplane making and contest

  • Booths: food vendors, kite vendors

  • ​City departments​​​


Trinity Wind Festival 

Public parking for the festival is available at parking lots near Riverfront Blvd. and Commerce St.

146 W. Commerce Street, Dallas, TX 75207 ($5 - $8 per car)

For more information about other free Trinity events and festivals, visit www.trinityrivercorridor.org 

Overview Map​​ or for more details, call 214-671-9500.  E-mail us at christopher.mathis@dallascityhall.com


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Ronald Kirk Bridge
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Aug 25 2018 9:00 AM

Check-In 9:45 a.m.     Kick-Off 10:00 a.m.     En español

Free In-N-Out Meals for first 300 people 1:00 - 3:00!

Free Bounce Houses, Games, Music!

Pavilion & Amphitheater at Moore Park

1835 E. 8th Street, Dallas, TX  75203 (Use Zip for GPS) 

Sep 1 2018 10:00 AM

Ronald Kirk Bridge & Felix H. Lozada, Sr. Gateway

Join us for a Health Fair to Celebrate Grandparents Day!
Sep 22 2018 11:00 AM
Join the City of Dallas for terrific kite flyin' action!