Kite Day Hits the Bay

Georgia Reid

Natalie Silverman
May 3, 2014

Every first weekend of May for the past few years, the City of Menlo Park has held a kite day event at Bedwell-Bayfront Park. This year, blustery winds lifted the kites and spirits of those who attended, estimated at 400 people according to event coordinators.
 
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Beginning at noon, families and couples, alike, gathered on the grassy hills past Marsh Road to fly their kites. Until 3pm, attendees enjoyed music, facepainting, hot dogs and picnic food made available by the City.
 

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2 Responses to “Kite Day Hits the Bay”

  1. Sierra Sheeper on May 5th, 2014 9:42 pm

    I have so many memories of doing this when I was a little kid. Such a great event!

  2. czelaya on May 7th, 2014 9:40 pm

    I always reminisce about doing this when I was little as well! Me and my siblings would see who could get their kite to go the highest- so much fun.