Competitions and Locations
Note: A Championship Season runs until July 31st with the remaining competitions of the summer counting towards next year's Championships. The region's top 5 fliers in each division qualify for the National competition at the AKA Convention in the early fall.
This year the league will actually have events using Program Precision format. This is planned to be the format used at the National competition this year. Check the AKA Rule Book Appendix for specifics or from our annual meeting, download the Program Precision Seminar Outline
January 17, 18 and 19, 2015
14th Annual Windless Kite Festival
Location: Long Beach Elementary School
Long Beach, WA
Gym hours: 10:30AM to 4:00PM Saturday and Sunday. A variety of demonstrations, competitions, and open flying will have something for everyone. Scheduling will be posted at the gym. For more info, Click Here. Saturday night we head to the Kite Museum for a Pot-luck Dinner. There will be awards and a bag raffle. Bring that special raffle item, the funds raised go toward supporting the Museum.
February 21-22, 2014
Milton Indoor Kite Festival
Location: Faith Family Church
1702 Milton Way, Milton Wa 98354
June 7-8, 2014
Ocean Shores Festival of Colors
Location: Chance Approach Ocean Shores, Wa
POST EVENT UPDATE: Thank you to Ocean Shores Kites. They put in a lot work to help make the Ocean Shores, WA events special. We are looking forward to next time.
July 11-13, 2014
Westport Windriders Kite Festival
Location - Grayland Beach's Cranberry Approach
AKA sanctioned competition will be held on both Saturday and Sunday, in conjuction with the kite festival.
POST EVENT UPDATE: Thank you to Westport Windriders. Your support is great year after year.
August 18-24, 2014
Washington State International Kite Festival
Location - Long Beach, WA
AKA sanctioned outdoor competitions held Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Schedule to be determined.
AKA sanctioned indoor competitions will be held on Thursday and Friday nights.
The Single-Line Only Comp Thursday night. Open Comp Friday night.
Pilots Meetings for indoor at gym at 6:30.
More info: Washington State International Kite Festival
POST EVENT UPDATE: Thank you to Jane, Robin and the whole support group who make the Washington State International Kite Festival the premier kiting event in the country. A whole week of kiting in our backyard!
September 20-21, 2014
Whidbey Island Sport Kite Championships
Location - Fort Casey
POST EVENT UPDATE: Thank you to the whole support group from the Whidbey Island Kite Fliers. Check out their monthly Fun Flies.
November 1-2, 2014
Run From the Rain Indoor Kite Weekend
Location: Ocean Shores Elementary School Gymnasium
300 Mt. Olympus Dr.Ocean Shores, Wa
Thank you to Ocean Shores Kites. They have alot of activities planned for the weekend. It's an event for all ages, all weekend, both days.