Adults Flying Kites –To Be a Kid Again!

Adult flying the delta kite he made at a team building event

Kite flying doesn’t have to be only for kids. There is a kid lingering in each adult and that kid comes out as soon as you hand an adult a kite. Sometimes we use kids as an excuse for us to engage in childlike activities–that works for me.  Sometimes, we participate in adult events using childlike activities to make participants more comfortable. Sometimes we use kite making and kite flying to bring generations together, becoming the perfect intergenerational happening! Sometimes adults flying kites is the perfect way to spend a day!

Adults Flying Kites for Family Reunionsadults flying kites

Family reunions are the perfect venue for kite making and kite flying, encouraging the best multi-generational mingling. Kiting is one of those activities that goes beyond age.  If the reunion is held near a beach, a field, a park, you have the area for the flying. In your planning check to see if  there is a shelter or an indoor space for making the kites near the area where the kite flying will occur.

Corporate Team Building

adults flying kitesClients in the corporate sector who used our kite building kits found them to be a successful tool for helping employees discover one another’s skills.  Whenever any organization needs to build its team culture, adult kite making is one of the best group activities to select. The point of team building activities…to get people to work together. Complete engagement starts with adult kite building and decorating the kites, ending in flying them together as a group. Adult kite making is one activity that is not only fun for everyone, but also brings people together. Adults flying kites get the employees out of the office and into the outdoors. Truly a wonderful pastime.

Break the Ice/Introductionadults flying kites

Bringing together a group of people, many whom do not know one another, can sometimes be an awkward experience. Whether it be part of an orientation program or just a way for strangers to meet, adult kite building is fun for everyone–irrespective of age or physical capacity. The activity requires everyone to do something which encourages people to introduce themselves in order to work together.

Kites promote health and joy, a sense that all is right with the world. Adults flying kites can bring out the kid in you–regardless of your age. This is why we are so positive about kite making and kite flying!

Kites…on a Roll® brings together kids of all ages. We offer easy to make and easy to fly kites, the perfect group activity. Kids of all ages love our kites! To purchase any of our products, please check out our store to order your kite kits!