25th Annual Treasure Island Sport Kite Competition & Festival

Large, colorful, circular kite with tail on Treasure Island beachThe 25th Annual Treasure Island Sport Kite Competition and Festival returns to Treasure Island Jan. 15-16.  Taking place on Treasure Island Beach, Florida behind the host hotel, the Thunderbird Beach Resort.

Spectators, come be amazed by the talented kite flyers performing to music at this two-day event. This event includes kite flying of all types, ground displays, bubbles and tons of fun for all ages. Quad Line and Dual Line lessons will

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 be available on the beach allowing passersby a chance to learn how to fly stunt kites for FREE. After the sun goes down there is potential for a night fly in the same fabulous location! (weather/wind permitting of course).

Windworks is sponsoring and calling on all flyers to perform on Treasure Island Beach during the Martin Luther King Holiday weekend event. Call Windworks to sign up in advance and participate in the dual-line and multi-line sport kite flying competition. Last-minute signups will be taken on the field on the days of the event Those participating should be ready to supply the music for their routine. Kite Ballet routines and one-on-one Hot Tricks Competitions will take place throughout each day for everyone’s entertainment.

Windworks, from John’s Pass in Madeira Beach, will be on the beach for all your kiting needs including kid’s kites, stunt kites and accessories. Windworks will also hold a silent auction and hourly raffles in the kite tent all weekend. Stop by and purchase a ticket for your chance to win.

Remember, Monday is a holiday, so we urge you to plan on staying an extra day for recreational flying. January weather in Florida is usually ideal for kites, with mild temperatures and steady winds. Take full advantage of this opportunity to fly on white sandy beaches while many parts of the country will be covered in white stuff of a different kind.Treasure Island Kite Festival on Treasure Island Beach

For all other event information contact Windworks at (727) 320-9463