Kite rally Saturday

There will be a kite rally Saturday at Florence Marina State Park.

The event will be from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. EST.

Amateurs are invited to make their own kites or bring one from home and compete.

The park will furnish all the material for kite making and prizes will be awarded for best kite and highest flyer.

The event is free but there is a $3 parking fee.

Florence Marina State Park is 16 miles west of Lumpkin, Ga. on Highway 39. It is about 45 minutes south of Columbus.

To find out more, call 229-838-4706.