Annual Chico Kite Day

Hundreds celebrated the first weekend of Spring flying kites at Chico's 20th Street Community Park

Posted: Mar 24, 2019 5:34 PM
Updated: Mar 24, 2019 5:54 PM

CHICO, Calif. - It was sunny skies as hundreds came out to the 20th Street Community Park to celebrate the annual Chico Kite Day. 

An old spring time tradition, Kite Day encourages families to get outside and have a fun day at the park. 

There were all kinds of kites ranging from homemade to colorful butterflies. Kite fliers also recieved a souvenier courtesy of Bird in Hand.

In addition to kite-flying, there was also music and families enjoyed picnics.

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It certainly didn't feel like early December around northern California this afternoon with plentiful sunshine and much warmer than average highs. A cold front is approaching, but we unfortunately don't have rain or snow in our forecast.
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