Scenes From 2019 White Rock Kite Festival

The skies over the weekend above Overlook Park in White Rock were filled with kites for the annual Kite Festival sponosred by the Los Alamos Arts Council. The Arts Council has been sponsoring fun events in Los Alamos for the past 52 years. To learn more about the Arts Council, visit their open meeting at 6 p.m., June 1, at Fuller Lodge. There will be food, music and other fun stuff at the meeting. Photo by John McHale/

Melia Arbuckle is delighted to get her kite air born. Photo by John McHale/

A young attendee is running after the shadow of a very large kite. Photo by John McHale/

Ethin Zeck chases after the tails of her kite that her dad Bryan is flying. Photo by John McHale/

Erika Sullivan races across the field to catch some air for her kite. Photo by John McHale/

The kite workshop was busy as the fliers were adding their personal touches to their kites and supplies that were available at the festival. Photo by John McHale/

Elizabeth Mandril, 2, with her mom Kerry put the finishing touches on their kite before taking it to the flight line. Photo by John McHale/

Grace Francom and her dad Devin fly the kite they decorated in the workshop. Photo by John McHale/

Noah Lyons launches his kite that resembles the Wright Brothers first airplane. It flew about as far as the Wright Brothers’ first flight. Photo by John McHale/