#EveryoneDeservesToFly at the Hybrid Cape Town International Kite Festival, which runs from 2 to 31 October, 2021.

This year’s interactive event combines real-life open-air kite-flying with online kite-making workshops, competitions and videos.

Join kiters all over the globe and fly your kite anywhere and anytime between 2 and 31 October. Share your photos, videos and messages of encouragement, tagging #EveryoneDeservesToFly and @CTKiteFest, and feature on the official CTKiteFest social feeds.

CT Kite Fesival 2021

Innovation competition

Cape Mental Health’s annual flagship event is going hybrid for this 27th edition. The goal being to raise over R100 000,00 to continue providing essential free mental healthcare services.

Access all CTKiteFest online content including a variety of kite-making workshops and interviews with like-minded kiting friends from all over the world and find out why they fly in support of Cape Mental Health.

Get inspired by the magic of soaring kites with activities for the little ones, or let your imagination fly high with a creative innovation competition.

Flash fly kiting pop-up events

View kites at Dolphin Beach on 10 October (World Mental Health Day), and at Zandvlei Nature Reserve on 23 October 2021.

Gather family, friends or colleagues, wear green and plan a ‘flash fly’ to enjoy time together in the fresh air.

Cape Town International Kite Festival 2021
Cape Town International Kite Festival 2021

Let the organisers know when and where you will be flying if you’d like them to share your pop-up on social media. Share @CTKiteFest or email events@cmh.org.za. Tag #EveryoneDeservesToFly and @CTKiteFest to feature on the official CTKiteFest social feeds.

Community Workshops

The communities of Mitchells Plain and Wesbank are invited to attend kite-making and kite-decorating workshops in the community.

What: Hybrid 27th Cape Town International Kite Festival 2021
When: 2 – 31 October 2021
Where: Anywhere in the world
Why: Raise R100 000,00 for Cape Mental Health
Virtual platform: www.capementalhealth.co.za/EveryoneDeservesToFly/
Kite flying: Everyone everywhere is invited to fly kites at CTKiteFest whenever it suits them between 2 and 31 October 2021
Pop-Up Fly Events: You are invited to view kites at Dolphin Beach on 10 October, and Zandvlei Nature Reserve on 23 October 2021
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