33rd COOL FOOL KITE & ICE FESTIVAL - Gift of Wings - Milwaukee, WI | Kids Out and About Milwaukee

33rd COOL FOOL KITE & ICE FESTIVAL - Gift of Wings - Milwaukee, WI


*The event has already taken place on this date: Wed, 01/01/2020
On Wednesday, January 1, 2020, New Years Day, the Kite Society of Wisconsin & Illinois, and Gift of Wings are presenting our 33rd Annual “COOL FOOL KITE & ICE FESTIVAL”, The First Kite Festival of the New Year!

This is a FREE event, with plenty of FREE parking. We will have Free Hot Chocolate, Coffee, and Snacks, compliments of Gift of Wings, while they last. This is a "Fun Fly" so bring your kite or pick up a kite at Gift of Wings at the park. See Sarah and Noreen, George Lephardt,Bob Lechtenberg and family, our quiet ice artists, carve blocks of ice into masterpieces before your very eyes. Ice carving lessons will also be available. Brett Williams, the Kite Whispererer, will be on hand to show everyone how to fly a kite. The Giant kites of Yves Laforest will also be flying high over Milwaukee's Lakefront.

Yves Laforest, in conjunction with Gift of Wings, now have the largest collection of giant kites in the Midwest.

Hot food is also available for purchase. For more info contact Scott Fisher at 414-305-3145.

This festival is brought to you by Gift of Wings, B93.3, FM 102/1 and 1290am & 100.3 FM The Fonz, and the Kite Society of Wisconsin and Illinois.Thanks to our friends at Milwaukee County Parks. DRESS REALLY WARM! The Kite Society of Wisconsin and Illinois. It doesn't get any better than this!


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.

Location:

Veterans Park - Milwaukee
1010 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive
Milwaukee, WI, 53202
United States

Phone:

(414) 273-5483
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The event has already taken place on this date: 
01/01/2020
Time: 
11 AM - 5 PM