Treasure Valley Kite Festival launches for its fifth year

Touch the sky in Meridian

You’ll find wind-powered flying contraptions all over Kleiner Park at the fifth annual Treasure Valley Kite Festival. The event will bring families together to watch beautiful, colorful kites dancing on the breeze. You’ll find wide-open spaces, small trees, all kinds of competition categories for all ages with prizes, entertainment, food trucks and information on fun summer camps for kids. Free kites will be available while they last.


9 a.m. to noon April 18, Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park, 1900 N. Records Ave., Meridian. tvkitefestival.com. Free.