Upcoming Events

  1. From Flame to Fluorescent Museum Exhibit

    Dec 13, 2016 - Jul 31, 2017
  2. Week of the Young Child

    Apr 21 - Apr 28
  3. Native Illinois Plant Sale

    Apr 29 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Go Fly a Kite

    May 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  5. pizza

    Downtown Wheaton Culinary Walking Tour

    May 10 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Come out and help us break our record of 843 kites in the air simultaneously!

kite design1_2015Bring your own kite, or purchase a kite at the event. Concessions will be available.

Schedule of Events:

-10A Park Opens
-10A Concessions | Crafts | Vendor Showcase | Kite Sales
-11A Grand Launch
-12P Kite Demonstrations by Chicago Fire Kite Team
-1P Highest Flying Kite Contest Kids Mad Dash
-1:30P Most Unique Kite | Kids Candy Drop

Event Map:

See Map of Event (PDF).

Sponsorship & Volunteer Opportunities:

Please contact Nicole Kapala, at 630-510-4989 or nkapala@wheatonparks.org

Sponsored by:


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