1000 Kites Event

Sunday 9th September 2012 2-5pm at Thistledown Farm*

Following the success of our kite event over the last few years, we’re looking forward to running it again. It’s a free, fun, family orientated afternoon where we all can celebrate the power of the wind.

  • FREE admission
    1000 kites festival, wind turbine and a kite
  • Kite making kits and decoration
  • Professional kite displays and flying advice
  • Drawing competition
  • Free drinks courtesy of bottlegreen

Come fly with us - all set in 70 acres of beautiful meadows and woodland.



* as long as it's nice weather. Please check this website on the day.

Win a prize!

Enter our drawing competition with the theme ‘the power of the wind’.

Prizes include:

  • Your design printed on a t-shirt
  • Montezuma's kids chocolate hamper
  • Westonbirt Arboretum annual membership
  • £30 Fairshare music voucher
  • £40 Lush voucher 

Plus £100 donations to the winners’ elected playschool, school or club.

There are three age categories;

  • Under 5’s
  • 5 – 7’s
  • 8 – 12's

Bring your picture with you and enter on the day.