Come out to the annual Father’s Day Kite Fly

Fly a kite for Father’s Day

Come out to the annual Father's Day Kite Fly, Sunday, June 15 at Goose Spit Park from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.

  • Jun. 11, 2014 8:00 p.m.

Come out to the annual Father’s Day Kite Fly, Sunday, June 15 at Goose Spit Park from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Every year, families flock to the park to participate in this popular community event. Dads, moms, kids young and old can enjoy the kaleidoscope of colours as kites of all shapes and sizes soar through the skies. Registration is free for everyone. Ribbons and prizes are awarded in such categories as peoples’ choice, stunt kites, oldest pilot, largest kite, hard-luck flyer and more.

A free shuttle bus will run every 15 minutes 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. from Brooklyn Elementary School (Guthrie Road).

For more information call Courtenay Recreation’s Lewis Centre at 250 338-5371 or visit A special thanks goes to the sponsors: Whales Tales Toys, Comox Strathcona Regional District, and Courtenay Recreation.

Just Posted

Pride Society of the Comox Valley set to kick off week-long celebration

The organization is celebrating Pride Week with a variety of events to bring the community together.

Major private donation to Kus-kus-sum project

Frank and Bobbi Denton, longtime residents of the Comox Valley, have donated… Continue reading

CONTEST: Win a pair of tickets to Sunfest Country Music Festival

Make sure to Like the Comox Valley Record’s Facebook page

3L happy with CVRD staff reversal of ruling

Company’s request for minor amendment to RGS was announced as defeated Tuesday, overturned Wednesday

Nickel Carnival coming to Courtenay

Families welcome for games, face painting, food and more

Here’s what you need to know about Day 1 at the BC Games

All 18 events kick off on the track, riding ring, fields, courts and lake in the Cowichan Valley

Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for July 19, 2018

Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for July 19, 2018… Continue reading

Windshield completes Spitfire re-construction

Comox Valley resident donated plane part to museum

VIDEO: How to throw a frisbee

Ultimate frisbee player Amy Mackay shows off the proper technique

Site C dam project plagued by problems: expert

E. Harvey Elwin expresses concern about internal BC Hydro and government documents

Seal attacks kayakers in the Broughton Archipelago

“It has to be one chance in a million of this happening.”

Victoria-area park sign removed after glitch redirects to porn site

Resident looking to learn more about workout equipment discovered the problem code

Special Olympic athletes take on BC Games during special anniversary

Known as the Global Day of Inclusion, July 20 marks the first Special Olympics in 1968 in Chicago

Scammers dressed as Mounties threaten to arrest senior if she doesn’t cough up cash

Pair of fraudulent officers threaten to arrest 90-year-old woman

Most Read