Colors fill the Lewes skyGreat Delaware Kite Festival in 45th year
Gene Bookhammer Award, best all-around: Ben Huggett, Philadelphia.
Most senior flyer: Helene Blum, 84, Harbeson; youngest flyer: Mike Corrado, 2, Annapolis, Md.
Flyer farthest from home: Carson Tippit, Seward, Alaska; smallest kite: Heather Siple, Wilmington; largest kite: Chloe Banino, Irvington, N.Y.
Highest kite: First, Arnold Simon, Pikesville, Md.; second, Mark Battel, Milton; third, Ben Huggett, Philadelphia.
Open ballet kite flying: First, Dennis Smith, East Brunswick, N.J.; second: Jim Cosca, Fort Washington, Md.
Best store-bought kite: First, Alexis Cosbey, Lincoln; second, Ivan Yelk, Lewes; third, Grace Wiggins, Milton.
Best homemade kite: First, Elsa Yelk, Lewes; second, Zach Siple, Wilmington.
Most attractive homemade kite: Elsa Yelk, Lewes; most unusual homemade kite: Zach Siple, Wilmington.
Best store-bought kite: Jordan Flaherty, Milton; most attractive homemade kite: Becky Siple, Wilmington; most unusual homemade kite: Becky Siple, Wilmington.
Best store-bought kite: First, Alejandro Harding, Silver Spring, Md.; second: Barbara Barth, Georgetown.
Best homemade kite: Mark Blattel, Milton; most attractive homemade kite: Karin Cooney Newton, Middletown.
The event is sponsored by the Lewes Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau and the Delaware Division of Parks and Recreation.