2019 Events

Dates &
Locations

Event Descriptions
(Event Dates/Locations May Vary)

January 1
Seattle, WA

Protest The Bowls Kite Fly - Golden Gardens Park, Seattle.  For directions, Click Here.

January 1
Richmond, BC

BCKA January - New Year's Day Fun Fly at Garry Point Park, Richmond, BC

January 1
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers - WIKF New Year’s Day Fly. Fort Casey state park 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

January 17 - 20
Rockaway Beach, OR

Oregon Kitemakers Retreat - 18705 US 101 N. Rockaway Beach OR. For more information, Click Here.

January 26 - 27
Long Beach, WA

Windless Kite Festival – The longest running indoor kiting event in all of North America. Astounding performances both Saturday and Sunday. Long Beach Elementary, 500 Washington Ave South, Long Beach WA. For more information, Click Here.

January 26 - 27
Long Beach, WA

NWSKL Competition  – Long Beach Elementary, Long Beach WA. 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  A variety of demonstrations, competitions, and open flying will have something for everyone.
For more information, Click Here.

January 19
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers Fun Fly - Fort Casey state park. 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

January 26
Grayland, WA

Westport Windriders Fun Fly, Potluck & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA.  For More information, Click Here

January 31
Puyallup, WA

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting, 7:00 PM.  Julian Estates 13305 94th Ave E, Puyallup 98373. For more information, Click Here.

February 16
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers - WIKF Valentine’s Day Fun Fly. Fort Casey state park.  11 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

February 28
Tacoma, WA

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting 7:00 p.m. Location TBA. For more information, Click Here.

February 23
Grayland, WA

Westport Windriders Fun Fly & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA. For more information, Click Here.

March 10
Vancouver, BC

BCKA March Fun Fly - Garry Point Park, Richmond, BC.

March 14 - 17
Stanwood, WA

Fort Worden Kitemakers Conference - Warm Beach Conference Center, Stanwood WA. For more information, Click Here.

March 16
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers - Fly'n O the Green St Patrick's Day Fun Fly. Fort Casey state park.  11 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

March 23
Grayland, WA

Westport Windriders Fun Fly, Potluck & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA. For more information, Click Here

March 28
Tacoma, WA

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting 7:00 p.m.  Location TBA. For more information, Click Here.

March 30
Kingston, WA

Kites Over Kingston – Fun fly at Mike Wallace Park, Kingston, 
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Setup: 10 to 11 a.m., Breakdown 3 to 4 p.m.). For more information, contact Brittany VanderPol at 360-773-8047

March TBA
Location TBA

NWSKL Annual Meeting - NWSKL (NW Sport Kite League) Annual Meeting. Location and schedule TBA

April 1 - 30
Mount Vernon, WA

Tulip Town Kite Fly – Every day of April. WKA member Mark Williams has made arrangements with Tulip Town to admit kite flyers, with a current WKA membership card to enter and fly for free in the field near the demonstration gardens. Bring kites and banners, etc. The public always enjoys the kite show. Call Mark Williams at 425-327-2346 for more info.

April 1
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers April Fools Fun Fly  11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Fort Casey state park.  For more information, contact Lisa Root at
360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

April 4
Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

JBLM –"Kidsfest" (Kid's Kite Making) at AFC Arena on Liggett Avenue. For more information, contact Jerry Graham at 253-863-7400 or jlgraham1@usa.net

April 6 – 7
Lincoln City, OR

Soaring on Solutions Indoor Kite Gala – Taft High School gym, Lincoln City, Oregon.  More details to follow.

April 13 - 14
Pacific Beach, WA

Pacific Beach “Spring Fling” - fun fly hosted by Hi Flyers Kites & Things. For more information, call Scott Hedlin (Hi Flyer's Kites) at 360-276-8377.

April 21
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers Fun Fly - 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Fort Casey state park. For more information, contact Lisa Root at
360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

April 25
University Place, WA  

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting & Fun Fly - 7:00pm Chambers Bay Central Meadow - depending on weather. For more information, Click Here.

April 27
Grayland, WA

Westport Windriders Fun Fly, Potluck & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA. For more information, Click Here.

April 27 - 28
Long Beach, WA

Flyers' Day Fun Fly - Try out your new stuff and shake the dust out of your kite bags. All are welcome. Meet at the Bolstad Ave approach. For more information, call Rae Bohn at 360-244-1658.

May 3 - 5
Ocean Shores,
WA

‘Kite Invasion’ Fun Fly.  Ocean shores, WA.  For more information, contact Susan Tislow at srtislow@yahoo.com

May 12
Richmond, BC

BCKA May Fun Fly - Garry Point Park, Richmond, BC.

Date TBA
Victoria, BC

Party at the Point  -  Confirmed date and event details TBA.   Clover Point, Victoria BC

May 25
Grayland, WA

Windriders Fun Fly, Potluck & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA. For more information, Click Here.

May 25
Suncadia Resort, WA

Suncadia Resort Mountain Winds Festival – Hosted by the Suncadia Resort Management Assoc. Nelson Farm, Suncadia Resort, near Cle Elum, WA.  Additional details to follow.

May 27
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers Memorial Day Fun Fly - Fort Casey state park. 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Bring your Red, White & Blue. For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

May 30 University Place, WA

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting & Fun Fly - 7:00 p.m. Chambers Bay Central Meadow. For more information, Click Here.

May 31 - June 2
Grants Pass, OR

Grants Pass Balloon & Kite Festival – This is a kite flyer limited participation event.  For more information, Click Here and contact Brett Morris at 541-944-5588

June 1
Seattle, WA

Beacon Hill Community Festival – This is a nice and well organized community event.  Jefferson Park, Seattle.  11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. For more information, contact marcus@business.miami.edu

June 7 - 9
Ocean Shores, WA

Grays Harbor County “Festival of Colors” Kite Festival – Damon Road approach, North of Ocean Shores. A night fun fly is planned for early evening, June 7. For more information, Click Here.

June 8 - 9
Ocean Shores, WA

NWSKL Sport Kite Competition (Grays Harbor) - For more information, Click Here.

June 15
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers Fun Fly  11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Fort Casey state park.  For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

June 15 - 16
Vancouver, BC

Pacific Rim Kite Festival - Vanier Park, Vancouver, BC. For more information, Click Here.

June 16
Seattle, WA

WKA Father's Day Kite Fly – Kite Hill at Magnuson Park, Seattle, WA. For more information, contact Rick White at 425-266-9531 or ssragtop@aol.com

June 22
Grayland, WA

Westport Windriders Fun Fly, Potluck & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA. For more information, Click Here.

June 22
Blaine, WA

Blaine WA. “Kite Day” -  Fun Fly at Marina Park, Blaine WA. – 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The public will be welcomed to participateAdditional event details to follow.

June 22
Seattle, WA

Seattle Chinese Garden Kite Festival - Seattle Chinese Garden Kite Festival South Seattle Chinese Garden, 6000 16th Ave. SW, Seattle WA., 2 - 6 p.m.  For more information, Click Here.

June 22 - 23
Lincoln City, OR

Lincoln City Summer Kite Festival – Festival at the D-Beach Wayside, Lincoln City, OR.  For more information, Click Here.

June 27
University Place, WA

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting & Fun Fly - 7:00 p.m., Chambers Bay Central Meadow. For more information, Click Here.

June 29 - 30
Cathlamet, WA

Fun Fly – at Skamolkawa Valley - east of Cathlamet on Highway 4. For more information, contact Pete Zweifel at 206-718-3301 or Zeke010@yahoo.com

July 1
Vancouver, BC

BCKA Canada Day Fun Fly - Vanier Park, Vancouver, BC

July 12 - 14
Grayland, WA

Westport Windriders Kite Festival - For more information, Click Here.

July 13 - 14
Grayland, WA

NWSKL Sport Kite Competition (Grayland) - For more information, Click Here.

July 14
Seattle, WA

Seattle Peace Concert – Gas Works Park, Kite Hill –Sponsored by the non-political Seattle Peace Concert group, City of Seattle Parks, and local Blues/Jazz music organizations.  The group has given kite fliers all of Kite Hill for the event, so if you are in town – show up and fly!  For more information, Click Here  Date TBA.

July 19 - 21
Brookings, OR

Southern Oregon Kite Festival -
For more information, Click Here or contact John Curtis at (541) 661-4183 or info@sokf.org.

July 20
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers Fun Fly -  11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Fort Casey state park. For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

July 20 – 21
Parksville, Vancouver Island, BC

Parksville Kite Festival – Parksville, BC (Vancouver Island) at Parksville Community Park on Corfield Rd. off Hwy 99 (exit 46).

July 25
University Place, WA

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting and Fun Fly - 7:00pm Chambers Bay Central Meadow. For more information, Click Here.

July 27
Grayland, WA

Windriders Fun Fly, Potluck & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA. For more information, Click Here.

July 27 - 28
Berkeley, CA

Berkeley Kite Festival and Sport Competition - For more information, Click Here.

August 3 & 4
White Rock, BC

White Rock Sea Festival -   For more information, check the BCKA website – bcka.bc.ca .  

August 17
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers Fun Fly - Fort Casey state park. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

August 19 - 25
Long Beach, WA

Washington State International Kite Festival - For more information, Click Here.

August 21
Long Beach, WA

WKA Annual Meeting - Banquet and Raffle. Long Beach Grange Hall, Long Beach, WA  5:00 to 10:00 p.m.

August 22 - 25
Long Beach, WA

NWSKL Sport Kite Competition - Indoor and outdoor competitions. For more information, Click Here.

August 29
University Place, WA

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting & Fun Fly.  Chambers Bay Central Meadow. 7:00pm  For more information, Click Here.

Sep.  7 – 9
Pacific Beach, WA

25th Annual Up Your Winds Kite Festival – Pacific Beach state park.
Hosted by Hi Fliers Kites and Things.  For more information call Scott Hedin (Hi-Fliers) at 360-276-8377.

September 8
Richmond, BC

BCKA September Fun Fly - Garry Point Park, Richmond, BC.

Sept. 14 – 15 Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Festival & Sport Kite Competition -
At Camp Casey Conference Center field. For more information, Click Here.

Sept. 14 - 15
Coupeville, WA

NWSKL Sport Kite Competition (Whidbey) - Whidbey Island Kite Festival Sport Kite Competition. At Camp Casey Conference Center field. For more information, Click Here.

September 21 - 22
Cathlamet, WA

Fun Fly – at Skamolkawa Valley - east of Cathlamet on Highway 4. For more information, contact Pete Pete Zweifel at 206-718-3301 or Zeke010@yahoo.com

September 23
Seattle, WA

(Potential)  Fun Fly at Gas Works Park, Kite Hill – The City of Seattle has scheduled this date/location as a make-up for the Seattle Peace Concert group in case any of the summer concerts are rained out.  If they don’t need to use that date, the SPC folks will give it to WKA.
This will be a ‘show up and fly’ event.  Our fliers will be responsible for marking off any restricted flying areas.  More details to follow as we approach September

September 26
University Place, WA

PCKA Meeting -
Regularly scheduled meeting & Fun Fly - 7:00pm Chambers Bay Central Meadow. For more information, Click Here.

September 28
Grayland, WA

Windriders Fun Fly, Potluck & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA. For more information, Click Here.

October 5 - 6
Lincoln City, OR

Lincoln City Fall Kite Festival – On D Beach Wayside in Lincoln City. For more information on the festival, call 541-996-1274 or Click Here.

October 8 - 12
Seaside, OR

42nd AKA National ConferenceSeaside Oregon. For more information,  Click Here.

October 12 - 13
World Kite Museum, Long Beach, WA

World Kite Museum One Sky One World - For information, contact the museum at 360-642-4020 or view worldkitemuseum.com.

October 13 Vancouver, BC

BCKA One Sky, One World Fly for Peace - Vanier Park, Vancouver, BC.

October 19
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers Fun Fly - Fort Casey state park.  11 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

October 31
Tacoma, WA

PCKA Meeting - Regularly scheduled meeting & Fun Fly - 7:00pm. Location TBA. For more information, Click Here.

October 26
Grayland, WA

Windriders Fun Fly, Potluck & Meeting - Grayland Beach, WA. For more information, Click Here.

November 2 - 3
Ocean Shores, WA

Run from the Rain Indoor Kite Weekend -
Location: Ocean Shores Elementary School Gymnasium
300 Mt. Olympus Dr., Ocean Shores, WA.  For more information, Click Here.

November 2 - 3
Ocean Shores, WA

NWSKL Indoor Sport Kite Competition (Run From The Rain) - Location: Ocean Shores Elementary School Gymnasium
Competitions will begin at 2:00pm Saturday, and 11:00am Sunday. For more information, Click Here.

November, TBA

WIKF / WIKFA Annual Meeting - Whidbey Island Kite Fliers member luncheon and annual meeting. Date and event details, TBA. Contact Lisa Root at 360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

November 23
Coupeville, WA

Whidbey Island Kite Fliers after Thanksgiving Fun Fly - Fort Casey state park.  11 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa Root at
360-678-7052 or email lroot0208@aol.com

December, 7
Edgewood WA

PCKA/WKA Christmas Party and Indoor Fun Fly -
At Mountain View Lutheran Church, Edgewood, WA.  Noon to 9:00 PM

December, 1, BC

BCKA Christmas PartyEvent details, TBA