Bodrum International Kite Festival On Mother's day each year, this popular kite festival is held near the windmills on the hill between Bodrum Town and Gumbet. This family event is in it's 5th year and draws a big crowd of kite enthusiasts. There are lots of kite exhibitions and an opportunity to fly your own kite, as well as tasting Turkish food from local vendors. It's a picturesque view from up on this hill. So bring the family and enjoy the day's activities.