Region 11 Events CA, NV

More Information can be found at the American KiteFliers Associations’ calendar and regional resources.

This list and the calendar will be updated as events are added. If you would like to register an event, please go to or email us at

Region 11 Regional Director: Tom McAlister E-mail:

Serving: Northern California, Nevada


Sunday, April 09, 2017 32nd Santa Barbara Kite Festival Santa Barbara, CA – SAVE THE DATE! The 31st annual Santa Barbara Kite Festival returns Sunday, April 10th, 2016 with new extended hours 11am to 5pm, and new kite contests! In addition to the ever-popular “Children’s Tail Chase”, new kite contests for the 2016 festival include “Best of Fest”, “Best Ground Display (banners, flags display), “Youngest & Oldest Kite Flyers”, “Most Unique/Unusual Kite”, “Funniest Kite”, and “Most Unflyable Kite” ! Popular past contests will return including “Most Beautiful” (handmade & commercial), “Highest Flying”, “Largest & Smallest Kites”, “Kite Fighting” and “Sport Flying”. Prizes will be awarded to all contest winners. The Santa Barbara Kite Festival is held each year on the west campus lawn at Santa Barbara City College 973 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara, 93109 (next to the Garvin Theatre), a short distance from the main campus. Admission to the festival is free. Parking is available on both west campus and the main campus. Kites can be purchased at the festival. For more info, visit our facebook page and our website Email or Phone 805-627-6202 or 805-963-2964
Saturday, April 15, 2017 Slotzilla Kite Workshop San Diego, CA – Slotozilla company is araganizing free workshop for all kite enthusiasts. On this workshop you will learn how to make and fly kites.You will not only listen to the lecutrer but also will watch video and by the end of the day kite made by your own hands will fly. All materials will be provided by Slotozilla company.
Saturday, April 29, 2017 Morro Bay Kite Festival Morro Bay, CA – The Morro Bay Kite Festival is a annual community event focused on family and the art of kite flying.
Our goal is to bring all individuals, families, and all generations together in a safe,  relaxing and fun environment, to learn and participate in the art of kite flying, Morro Bay style. Our breathtaking surroundings and windy location is perfect for this type of gathering on the central coast.
Our hope when attending this high flying event, is that kids of all ages will not be distracted by technology for a moment and able to enjoy kite flying festivities, nature, the ocean. Perhaps, even Grandma and Grandpa can take a turn to fly a kite and enjoy some good old fashioned fun over the weekend…