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Welcome to Route 66 Kites

About Us



We are located at 222 N Main Street in Pontiac, IL.   Make plans to visit soon!

Upcoming Kite Festivals - Route 66 Kites offers a remote store on site.

April 27 2019 - Kites Over Hoover Park in West Branch, Iowa.   For more information check out this link:

May 4, 2019 Kites on the Green, Johnston, Iowa.  For more information check out this link:


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What's New?

We've recently launched a new and improved website.  Check it out and let us know what you think!

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About Us


Kites, Games, Disc Golf, Toys, and Gift Items

We are a family owned store with a passion for kites and fun.  We offer kites, board games, toys, flags, windsocks, and Disc Golf.


We offer all types of games for all ages!

We have board games, toys, and fun items throughout the store.

Are you looking for a particular game that we don't have?    Contact us and we'd love the opportunity to help you find it!


Disc Golf

We offer Innova, Vibram, Discraft, Westside discs and many others!  Stop in and check them out.   We also have a love disc golf course in Pontiac, IL.   You can check it out here:  Chataqua Park and Play Park are both included on the course!

Play Park:

Stop at Route 66 Kites to get your discs before playing! 


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Lark's head knot

 How to Tie a Lark's Head Knot

1. Start with a knotted loop on the end of the line.  Put fingers in the loop as shown. 
2. Pinch fingers together as shown. 
3. Pull that loop off the fingers as shown
4. Feed the line on the kite through the loop we made on the the flying line and tighten by pulling and sliding the loop down to the knot.


Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Route 66 Kites

222 N Main, Pontiac, IL 61764, US

(815) 953-8303