Do you like flying kites? Head over tomorrow to Socrates Park and build your own kite using recycled materials!
And just in case you are looking for some interesting/useless facts about kites:
- The longest kite in the world is 3394 ft
- Kite flying was banned in Japan in 1760 because too many people preferred to fly kites than work.
- There are 78 rules in kite fighting in Thailand.
- More adults in the world fly kites than children.
- It is now thought that the first kites flown over 3000 years ago, were made from leaves.
- Some Japanese kites weigh over 2 tons! (you gotta see this!)
OK, I think we’re all convinced by now that we need to fly a kite tomorrow! Click here are the details.