Catch The Wind Kite Festival 2016

Kites over Morecambe Bay

16 &17 July 2016, 12noon-5pm

Catch The Wind Kite Festival 2016

More Music’s annual kite festival Catch the Wind returns to Morecambe Prom on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July 12noon until 5pm. Join us for a fun, free family day - bring your own kite and fly it on the beach, enjoy the beautiful and impressive kites of all shapes and sizes flown by professional kite flyers, live music, street entertainment and children’s workshops. Workshops will take place in marquees and inside the Platform.

Here's the line-up for The Platform Stage: 

Sat  Sun 
12noon Easy Stride Band 12noon 10th Avenue Band
1pm ICHI 12.20pm  Stages Act
1.45pm Baybeat Streetband 1pm ICHI
2.15pm Sarah Yaseen 1.45pm Cumbria Gaita Band
3pm 10th Avenue Band 2.30pm Haiku Salut
3.20pm  Stages Act 3.30pm Baybeat Streetband
3.50pm LMEH Streetband The Guns of Navarone
4.30pm Special Guest tbc

The party carries on at The Hothouse on the Saturday evening with a carnival style, funky gig from Holy Moly & the Crackers with support from ICHI.

There will also be entertainment from Astral Circus, Gary Bridgens, Taylor's Funfair and craft workshops plus much more!

Thanks to our Friends of the Festival:


  • Aqua Engineering 
  • The Platform 
  • Lancaster City Council 
  • Morecambe Town Council 
  • The Midland Hotel 
  • Our team of volunteers 


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