Kites will soar over Ocean Shores June 6-7

Ocean Shores will host its Festivals of Color kite flying event Saturday and Sunday. Visitors can fly their own kites or watch kites flown by those with more experience.

Sponsored by Ocean Shores Kites, Northwest Sport Kite League and the city of Ocean Shores, the festival is filled with free activities for the entire family.

Activities will take place from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. both days on the beach south of the Chance a La Mer beach access point.

Weather forecast for the weekend looks good, with partly cloudy to sunny skies and high temperatures in the mid to upper 60s. Winds both days are forecast to be 10-15 mph.

For more information, go to oceanshoreskites.com or facebook.com/OceanShoresFestivalOfColors, or call the kite shop at 360-289-4103.