Up, Up & Away! Festival of Flight

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Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
Time: 4 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Location: Prestwick STEM Academy, 3101 Stonefield, The Colony, TX 75056
Cost: FREE

The Up, Up & Away! Festival of Flight, presented by The Tribute Lakeside Golf and Resort Community and the City of The Colony, returns for a fourth year. Celebrating all forms of flight, this festival will feature kite flying and demonstrations, music, birding demonstration, paper airplane contests, food and fun. Bring the entire family to this all ages outdoor celebration!

Scheduled Activities begin at 4:00pm:

  • Kite flying
  • Butterfly bracelet craft
  • Paper airplane making
  • Spinorama swings
  • Uproar Demolition ride
  • Blackland Prairie Raptor Center presentation
  • Frontier Flyer from Frontiers of Flight Museum
  • Professor of Pop bubble show
  • Temporary glitter tattoos
  • Frisbee giveaways
  • Musical performances on the stage
  • Food trucks: Chef Cassy and DFW Ice Cream
  • Showing of "Planes", rated PG (movie starts at 8:30pm, other activities begin closing at 8:00 p.m.)
  • ...and more!


As a reminder to all attendees of Up, Up & Away, because our event is held on school property there is NO alcohol allowed. There will be several food trucks and vendors with non-alcoholic beverages to choose from.

For more information, please contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.