TOWN OF NIAGARA – “Kidz ‘N’ Kites” is going to the dogs. Or rather, the dogs – and cats – are coming to “Kidz ‘N’ Kites,” on Saturday at Veterans Memorial Park, 7000 Lockport Rd.

The Niagara County SPCA has joined the huge list of entertainers at the annual event that has been providing fun activities for families for the last 16 years.

Registration will be at 11 a.m. for all children participating. The first 1,000 to register will receive an event t-shirt, a free hot dog lunch, the chance to win dozens of prizes, and, of course a kite. Fly time will by noon to 2 p.m.

There will also be clowns, face painting, a kite flying demonstration, the Niagara Falls Police Department Command Center, animal and wildlife rescue groups, the Niagara Falls Fire Department Safety House, the Elks Lodge Soccer Kick, the Steve Baldo Ford Soccer Skills Challenge, a car safety seat check, music by D.J. the Dee Jay, and the famous juggler, Nels Ross.

The rain date is scheduled for Sunday. For more information, please call 439-7602.