2011 California Kiting Schedule


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Who's Who:

  • BASKL = Bay Area Sport Kite League
  • NCKC = Northern California Kite Club
  • So CoMe Fly = The Sonoma County Monthly Flying Club
  • Kite Festivals or Other Kiting Events

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Please use the contact information  provided to double check dates. I try my best to have accurate information here, it is always possible that I have been given incorrect information or a date has been moved or canceled

Second sunday of every month  Up UP and Away Fun fly
Seal Beach Pier, Seal Beach                             
Contact jay.janis@verison.net

March  NCKC spring Campout              NO Date and Location yet
contact  Brian or Peter

March 5 BASKL fun fly at Doran Beach

Mar 12/13 Huntington kite party 8

March 13th  The 37th annual Redondo beach kite festival       
Sunshine Kite Company  http://pierkites.com
           Redondo Beach, California 90277
BASKL - March 19th  BASKL at Berkeley
Time: 9AM to 5 PM
Contact: info@baskl.org
map on baskl site

March 26/27Lincoln City Indoor fly 
Lincoln City, Oregon
contact: Ron Sears
Special Events Assistant
Lincoln City Visitor & Convention Bureau
Lincoln City, Oregon 97367
more info here

 March 29 thru April 3rd Spring Buggy Blast, NOW called NABAX7
Ivanpah  and Roach dry lake, Prim Nevada    All kiters welcome 
Contact    http://www.nabx.net/

April 9th   Paso Robles Kite Festival 
This year "touch a truck" for the kids

awesome BBQ for Kiters after
contact me at Bchampie@sbcglobal.net

April 9th San Pedro  Kiwanis Kite Fly
22nd st park
San Pedro Ca.

April 10th 26th Annual Santa Barbara Kits Festival
Snt Barbara City College

April  ? Rosevillete Festival & Fun Fly    
Buljan Middle School And Park
100 Halissy Drive
Roseville, CA 
Contact: Robert Bell
Phone: (916) 782-340
Detailed information   or
Detailed information

April  ? Santa Maria Valley  Kite festival
contact:Kelly White,805-928-8418

April 17th 2nd Annual Family Kite festival
The Discovery Museum.Santa maria,Ca

April ? Oakley Kite Festival    (no date yet)
 Sports fields on Laurel rd ,between Rose and O'Hara. 2pm
Kite games,  fun prizes
contact: Denee Coultas   Coultas@ci.oakley.ca.us

April 23rd Red Hat Society fly
Oxnard State Beach Park, Oxnard ca.

NCKC May 1st Lee Toy Memorial Fly 
Location: San Francisco Marina Green
For more information contact:         
E-mail: George Mauer 

April ? Castle n kites confirm date
Doran Park, Bodega Bay
10am to 3 pm  call Elain

April 29 May 1 Morro Bay kite festival   
This new event on the central coast is  the go to event!  Open to all kiters
come fly with us!  TWO DAYS THIS YEAR
contact Brian or or call Shaun Farmer at 1-805-305-7787  Call Shaun for room information

or Rick Carr in Morro Bay 805-772-4467  rickcarr@morrobay.org   

May 7/8th  Marina  International Festival Of The Winds    
Location: Marina, California  (near Monterey)
Mother's day weekend, Bring Mom!
For more information contact:
Dorothy Emerson
Phone: 1-831-595-7516
E-mail: Marina  International Festival Of The Winds
Web Site: Marina  International Festival Of The Winds

May 21 BASKL at Chrissy field
Time: 9 AM to 5 PM
Contact: info@baskl.org

May ?nd  Suisun city kite fly  (near Fairfield)
Fly kites on the waterfront in nice west winds
Harbor Plaza Main and Solono st
Contact Anita Skinner askinner@ suisun.com

May 14  Family Kite Day        (date not confirmed)
Location: Silliman Recreation Complex. Newark   no date yet
Detailed information

May 22 ?  Fremont Kids and Kites Festival  (please confirm date with organiser)
11 to 4 Central Park softball complex 1110 Stevenson Blvd

NCKC/BASKL - May 29/30 San Ramon Art and Wind Festival
Sunday Monday as always

Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: San Ramon Central Park
For more information contact:
E-mail: Brian Champie
Click here for map
Detailed information

June 5th  Kites over Calaveras     (please check with organisers for date confirmation)

contact Dennis Churchill  Poolstationflyer@yahoo.co
Bill Vierra  bill@vierrawormfarm.com 
Donna Schantz  donna@schantzads.com 
Schantz & Associates
advertising, marketing, public relations
209/754-0127 phone
209/754-0485 fax

June ? Pacheco State Park Kite Day,  (no date yet)
(between Gilroy and Los Banos) Contact: Jenifer Morgan 209-826-1196 ext.222
E-mail: jmorg@parks.ca.gov  click for poster  

 BASKL - JUNE 18th, Martinez Soccer Fields           
Time: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Contact: info@baskl.org
Click here for map: "MapQuest"

July ?th Squaw Valley High Altitude Kite Festival     (please confirm date)
Location: Squaw Valley - Olympic Valley, CA                                   
For information contact: AdamB@sqaw.com
phone 530-452-7111

June 25/26th  Lincoln City kite festival            
Lincoln City Oregon contact Sandy Pfaff 541-996-1273
All the info HERE

July 23/24th Port of Brookings  kite festival   please confirm date
Brookings Oregon,         Contact Al Stroh at AL@stroh.com                                                                   

BERKELEY Kite Festival   JULY 30/31
Berkeley's Cesar Chavez Park at the Marina

Contact Tom@highlinekites.com

July 30/31   Baskl@Berkeley Kite Festival
Cesar Chavez Park Berkeley
Time: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM  **
Contact: info@baskl.org
Click here for map: "MapQuest"

August 15 thru 21st Washington International Kite Festival
Long Beach Washington

Ocean Beach, San Francisco Ca.                                                                    
contact:  Brian Champie,  or: NCKC or: BASkl

Sept 3/4/5  Sand city "non event" Monterey  no schedule no organized events just flying kites on the beach
 a few years ago people started gathering on the beach next to the Hotel to fly kites. its become large and fun!
last year the beach  sly was filled with color. for more information
contact  Dave Sabilino

Sept 3rd and 4th Color The Skies Kite Festival
Ripon Sports Park Ripon ,Ca.
all the info HERE
Contact George Halpin  gehalpin@gmail.com

 SEPT 17th/18th  Family Kite Day, Marina Green san Francisco   
link to festival page
contact Ron Young  ron.young@sbcglobal

BASKL - Sept  17th BASKL Awards Picnic, Cesar Chavez Park, Berkeley
Time: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Contact: info@baskl.org
Click here for map: "MapQuest"

October 8/9th Lincoln city Fall festival

October 2nd Seal Beach Kite Festival
Southern California's largest Kite event
contact  jay.janis@verison.net

  OCT      NCKC -  Fall Campout   (no date set)
Brannon Island

Bring a dish to add to the pot luck dinner Saturday night   
All welcome   
For more information contact:                                           L
E-mail: NCKC Directors
E-mail: Robin Sutherland

DEC th  NCKC Christmas Party   (no date yet)
Location: Round Table Pizza, Dublin
For more information contact:
E-mail: NCKC Directors


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