cape town international kite festival

Rise up and Fly!

Africa's biggest kite festival is proudly hosted by Cape Mental Health. All profits go towards helping Cape Mental Health provide vital services to adults and children in resource-poor communities.

Watch amazing professional kiting displays – including giant inflatables, stunt kites and kite fighting – in the main arena. Plus competitions, kite-making workshops, stalls and lots of to eat and drink.

Bring your own kite, buy one at the festival – or join in one of our kite-making workshops. Or just come along to see amazing kite creations from around the world