Rain postpones Blossom Kite Festival on National Mall

WASHINGTON (AP) - Organizers of the Blossom Kite Festival on the National Mall say the event is being postponed until Sunday due to the weather.

The annual kite festival is part of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. It was supposed to take place Saturday near the Washington Monument but has been rescheduled due to rain and inclement weather.

Organizers say the full event is scheduled to take place from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. But the schedule could change depending on wind and weather.