Aspire 2nd International Kite Festival

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06-03-18 - 09-03-18 All day

Aspire 2nd International Kite Festival

Color the Sky

The festival features a full program of competitions and entertainment for the whole family. In addition to the kite flying, Aspire Park will also host Qatar’s favorite food trucks with sweet and savory options to wake up your taste buds at any time of day.


This year we’re welcoming 100 International kite flyers from 21 different countries across the globe, and for the first time Qatar’s team will join to color Qatar’s Skies into a masterpiece.

Workshops, Arts & Crafts Corner

Want to learn more about Kite flying? The workshops are made for beginners who want to know the basics and for those who want to learn cool tricks! You can even build your own kite or decorate one! Then take it outside and show everyone the tricks you learnt.

Workshops are open for all ages: Tuesday to Friday: 4:00pm-12:00am


Photography Competition:

We want to see what you see! Take photos of the kites in the sky or the atmosphere of the festival and upload them on Instagram and use the hashtag #aspirekitefest for a chance to win amazing prizes! The 4x winning photos will be chosen by a panel of expert judges and the winners will be announced on the 18th of March.

Open to professional and amateur photographers alike. No registration required.
2. Photo can be taken on a camera, phone or tablet

3. Photo must be uploaded onto their own Instagram account using the #aspirekitefest, and have their account public to view the pictures.

4. The photo must be of the 2nd International Kite Festival at Aspire

5. The photo must have been taken on either 6,7,8 or 9 March 2018

6. Judges decision is final

7. Open to all ages

8. Deadline for entry is midnight on 9th March 2018

Poster Competition:

If the little ones are feeling extra creative, let them take part in the poster competition or just some simple colouring fun!

Participating Countries

Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Netherlands, Pakistan, Philippines, Spain, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States of America