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Aber Kite Fest 3

The West Lake Kite Festival is held annually on the last weekend of March at a recreational lake near Enid, Ok. It attracts kite flyers from Kansas, Oklahoma, Colorado and Texas. Image from 1998.

Aber Kite Fest 1

Aerial side view of large dragon kite (above) and "octopus" airfoil (below). 1998

Aber Kite Fest

Large airfoil kites seen from above. Octopus in upper right corner and shark in lower center. Note the distinctive ground shadows; the shadow of a dragon kite is also visible on the left. 1998