International Kite Festival is organized in Goa at Colva and Miramar by Belgaum Kite Festival in association with Goa Tourism.
International teams from 15 countries and 20 national teams participated last year. For the last four years this festival is being held in Belgaum, Karnataka, drawing nearly three to four lakh tourists from three different states.
Goa has now been included in the circuit beings tourist State and drawing large number of domestic and international tourists.
Kites with heights ranging from 20 feet to 40 feet mesmerize audiences who flock to Miramar beach to witness this mega event. This year the kite festival is being held at Colva on 20-21 Jan. 2016 and at Miramar Beach on 23-24 Jan. 2016.