Visitor information

Useful information to help you organise your time at the Bridlington Kite Festival.

Free, fun, family day out!

Details

Date: Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th May, 2025.

Time: 10am until 5pm.

Location: Sewerby Cliff Top, near Bridlington, East Yorkshire, YO15 1ER.

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Admission: FREE.

Dogs: Welcome on leads.

Car parking:

The nearest car parks to Bridlington Kite Festival are:

  • Sewerby Picnic Car Park, Sewerby Road, Bridlington, YO15 1ER.
  • Limekiln Lane Car Park, Limekiln Lane, Bridlington, YO15 2LX.

Pay and display charges apply. Cash or card payments. You are advised to download the MiPermit app in advance to pay by card.

East Riding Council Car Park Finder

Please do not park on the grass verges, double yellow lines or in front of residents’ driveways.

No public parking in Bondville Model Village car park, Sewerby Hall & Gardens car park or Sewerby Methodist Church car park – customers only.

Disabled parking: designated disabled bays in Sewerby Picnic Car Park, spaces will adhere to Pay & Display rules, access to Kite Festival will be via grass, additional designated disabled bays on North Marine Drive.

Land Train: iconic land trains run every 30 minutes from East Riding Leisure to Sewerby Hall & Gardens. There is a special stop next to the Kite Festival field. There is space for one wheelchair or one pushchair in the end carriage. Charges apply.

Pedestrian access: on foot along the coastal footpath from Bridlington, Sewerby, Danes Dyke, South Landing or Flamborough.

Facilities

  • Refreshments: a wide range of street food and drink stalls. Picnics welcome.
  • Seating: picnic tables (limited)
  • Toilets: portable units on site.
  • First Aid: on site.
  • Entertainment: small children's fun fair, demonstrations, have-a-go sessions, family entertainment and activities.
  • Stalls: kites for sale and local charity stalls.
  • Lost children's point: on site.

Accommodation

Visit visiteastyorkshire.co.uk for accommodation inspiration or Bridlington Tourist Information Centre, Bridlington Spa, South Marine Drive, Bridlington, East Yorkshire, YO15 3JH.

Tel: (01482) 391634
Email: bridlington.tic@eastriding.gov.uk

No overnight camping permitted.
No barbeques permitted.
No alcohol on site.
No drone zone.
Dogs must be kept on leads.