Subtitles section Play video Print subtitles 12.National Kite Flying Day -February 8th National Kite Flying Day is celebrated on February 8th each year. This day is dedicated to the joy and freedom of flying kites, a pastime that has been enjoyed since the 5th century in China. Kites, made up of wings, tethers, and anchors, are fascinating for their ability to harness the wind's currents for high-flying tricks. The day encourages people to reminisce about the magical feeling of guiding a kite through the air. Kite Flying Day provides an excellent opportunity to engage in outdoor activities, either by making your own kite or simply flying one. It's a chance to relive childhood memories and to enjoy a moment of leisure and playfulness. This day also serves as a reminder of the simple joys in life and the feeling of freedom one experiences when flying a kite.