Flight Day

Bring your kites or other homemade flying machines and rockets and spend time enjoying your friends, family, and Y Guides Crew in the beautiful outdoors. This event is open to the public! There will be food trucks, kite vendors and some of your favorite Y Guides and YMCA of the Triangle staff!


This is a FREE event, but the city of Raleigh requires participants to register so that we can maintain safety in accordance with local and state guidelines. Registration will be available beginning on Saturday, June 12. Register here

Date & Time

Saturday, June 26
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Open exclusively to Y Guides families from 11 a.m. - noon. 

Full event details can be found on the Eventbrite here


Dorothea Dix Park
101 Blair Drive 
Raleigh, NC 27603 
Park Map


Kites, rockets, rocket launcher pad, rocket motors, chairs, coolers, snacks, sunscreen and Crew meeting supplies. You must bring your own supplies, but we will have a kite vendor on-site selling kites & supplies and available for repairs.