Cherry Blossom Kite Festival scheduled for March 31, 2012

Cherry Blossom Kite Festival scheduled for March 31, 2012

We invite all kite-flyers to bring your kites and show us what you have! This event is designed to celebrate spring and the opening of the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden for the year. 

March 31st, 2012
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Nathanael Greene Park / Close Park
2400 S. Scenic

Children’s hands-on activities will take place in the Botanical Center!
Free admission to the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden!
Children’s kite building kits $3
For more information call 417-864-1341

Special thanks to the Kickapoo High School Japanese Club, Missouri State University Education Department students, and Friends of the Garden for partnering with us so we can have lots of activities for the kids!

Springfield Sister Cities Association partners with the Springfield –Greene County Park Board to bring you the 8th Annual Cherry Blossom Kite Festival — a free event for families and children, so come and celebrate with us!

Download the poster here