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Rogallo Kite Festival
June 5, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Francis Rogallo was a NASA scientists and inventor of the flexible wing. His inventions started the sport of hang gliding and his designs have carried over into the stunt kites, power kites, and hang gliders that are flown today. We invite you to join us and raise a kite at the 33rd Annual Rogallo Kite Festival! To Francis Rogallo and his many accomplishments. Kitty Hawk Kites and friends will be displaying amazing 30 – 100 ft kites on top of Jockey’s Ridge. Join us and fly a kite of your own, take part in FREE stunt kite lessons, and kite making for the kids. Visit http://www.kittyhawk.com/ for schedule of events