Three-Day International Kite Festival Takes Flight in Mamallapuram – The New Indian Express

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By Express press service

CHENNAI: The first-ever International Kite Festival organized by the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation (TTDC) kicked off in Mamallapuram on Saturday. People can visit the place between noon and 6 p.m. until Monday. It will be followed by special events at TTDC Ocean View.

Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises TM Anbarasan and Minister of Tourism Madhiventhan inaugurated the event. A total of 10 teams, including four teams from the United States and Thailand and six from various states in India, will participate in the festival. These teams will fly hundreds of kites of different sizes and shapes. On Monday, Independence Day-themed kites will take flight.

Special events like musical performances and children’s talent shows will take place from 6:00 p.m. More than 30 food stalls have also been set up on the site. While entry is free for children up to the age of 12, others will have to pay Rs 150. The organizers plan to make it an annual event.

CHENNAI: The first-ever International Kite Festival organized by the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation (TTDC) kicked off in Mamallapuram on Saturday. People can visit the place between noon and 6 p.m. until Monday. It will be followed by special events at TTDC Ocean View. Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises TM Anbarasan and Minister of Tourism Madhiventhan inaugurated the event. A total of 10 teams, including four teams from the United States and Thailand and six from various states in India, will participate in the festival. These teams will fly hundreds of kites of different sizes and shapes. On Monday, Independence Day-themed kites will take flight. Special events like musical performances and children’s talent shows will take place from 6:00 p.m. More than 30 food stalls have also been set up on the site. While entry is free for children up to the age of 12, others will have to pay Rs 150. The organizers plan to make it an annual event.

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