Cape Town Kite Festival is held, yearly, since 1994 in order to increase the public awareness to mental illness and to raise money for the Cape Mental Health. Marvelous Kite exhibitions through teams from South Africa and from all over the world are held. The visitors can be impressed by the handmade products, food, clothing, organic and health products, etc…
In addition, entertainment shows are held, kite workshops and kite contests between the schools that participate in the festival. This is a pleasant one day event for the whole family.
The festival’s program, venue,more information, time / schedule of events, how to get etc. is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.
About Cape Mental Health
Cape Mental Health provides innovative and effective mental health services to people in poorly resourced communities in the Western Cape. This non-profit organisation has been active for 99 years and continues to work towards a society where people with intellectual and psychiatric disabilities are included in community life and have access to education, training, work and social opportunities. For more information call (021) 447 9040 or visit www.capementalhealth.co.za
[Courtesy of Cape Town International Kite Festival]