The Washington State International Kite Festival (WSIKF) is a week-long kite celebration and competition held annually during the third full week of August. Starting on Monday and ending on Sunday this Long Beach, Washington State vacation extravaganza boasts skies ablaze with color, high flying action and choreographed movement. Washington?s Kite Festival draws famous kite fliers from all around the world, and tens of thousands awed spectators, many of which participate in the fun with their own kite flying adventures. Although the event isn't itself in our towns, we have listed this event to help set expectations for a busy weekend in our region. World Kite Museum Home of the Washington State International Kite Festival 303 Sid Snyder Drive ? PO Box 964 ? Long Beach, WA 98631 360-642-4020