Windless Kite Festival

Indoor Kite Flying Competition and Performances

Two full days of FUN!

Sponsored by the City of Long Beach, The World Kite Museum, and The Kite Shoppe.

January 26-27 2019

Come and check out the longest running indoor kiting event in all of North America, it's amazing. No wind, no fans, just kites and motion as they swoop and glide to entertain.  Astounding performances will happen both Saturday and Sunday.

SATURDAY:

  • Doors open at 8:30am for warm-up, free fly and lessons.
  • Saturday at 9:00 am is the famous Alexa King Garbage Bag Kite Workshop. Cost is $5.00 per person. Limited to 25 participants.
  • Performances, competitions, demos, and free fly and lessons continue through 4:00 pm.

SUNDAY:

  • Performances Sunday will be 8:30am-3:00pm.

Featured flyer Glenn DavisonFeatured Flyer Glenn Davison

Glenn is not only an international speaker, workshop leader, kite designer and flyer, but has written ten books and numerous articles on kites and kiting.  Mr Davison has participated in festivals, competitions, and appeared on television and radio.

 

Long Beach School Gymnasium
Washington and 4th St South
Long Beach, WA 98631

 

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Share your enthusiasm for kites. From greeting guests to working alongside Museum curators, volunteers enable the Museum to provide a lively, fun, and educational experience.  Learn more about some of the typical volunteer duties.

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  • Membership Card
  • Free Admission to the Museum
  • Invitation to special events
  • 10% off Museum Store Purchases

 

Mark Your Calendar
The 41st American Kitefliers Assn. Annual Convention will be held in Shreveport, Louisiana Oct. 15-20, 2018.
More Information

ONE SKY, ONE WORLD
October 14, 2018 on the Bolstad Approach

OREGON KITEMAKERS RETREAT
January 17-20, 2019

WINDLESS KITES
January 26 - 27, 2019
Long Beach Elementary School

BEAMGUARD WORKSHOP
February, 2019

FORT WORDEN KITEMAKERS
CONFERENCE

at Warm Beach, March 14-17, 2019. kitemakers.org for details

ROBERT BRASINGTON WORKSHOP
August, 2019
Click "Key Events" for details

WASHINGTON STATE INT’L
KITE FESTIVAL

August 19-25, 2019
August 17-23, 2020