Bintulu would be organizing the Bintulu Kite Festival from Sept 23 to 27.
The old airport will be the venue for the 11th Borneo International Kite Festival (BIKF) 2015, while the 1Malaysia Bintulu Tanglung (Lantern) Carnival 2015 will take place at Bintulu Esplanade.
BIKF will host 211 kite flyers from 33 countries with forty kite flyers are from countries such as Brazil, Lithuania, Portugal, Scotland and Russia participating.
The festival will also hold the highly-anticipated Borneo Sports Kite Championships, demonstrations of traditional, modern and giant kite-flying, workshop of kites and kite-making, as well as stunt kite-flying by Japan’s Air-Rex from Japan, revolutionary kite performance by international kite flyers and night kite-flying.
Aside from that, there will also be a cooking competition, colouring contest for children, karaoke challenge and cultural shows.