Colorful kites will dot the skies Saturday, May 6 when the annual Ansel Toney Memorial Kite Festival lifts off in Muncie at the Academy of Model Aeronautics.
The event, presented by the Hoosier Kitefliers Society, Inc., runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is for children and adults of all ages.
Toney started building and flying kites in Farmland more than 40 year ago. The event is named in his honor. Pictures of him will be on display as various colors and sizes of kites are flown, children enjoy a kite-making workshop and attendees enjoy food and soft drinks. There is no admission charge. For more information, call Dick Claycomb at 765-348-3711.