3rd Annual South Padre Island Kite Festival

3rd Annual South Padre Island Kite Festival

Post by Mr.Nast » Fri, 29 Aug 1997 04:00:00

November 7, 8, 9 (That's Veterans Day Holiday)

Presented by Windchasers in coordination with South Padre Island
Convention & Visitors Bureau and South West Sport Kite League.

The Third Annual South Padre Island Kite Festival and competition is
being held according to the rules of the SWSKL.  The event is AKA
sanctioned.  Point will count for qualification to the 1998 AKA

The Kite Festival is held on the "Flats", about one block from the host
hotel, the Bahia Mar. The area boasts a stretch of flat, hard-packed
sand, with space for 10 regulaton size kite fields.

Both the Bay and Gulf sides of the island have ample room for buggy
races.  The Buggy Pursuit will be a double-elimination event.

For more information visit the KiteWeb or:

    P.O. Box 2940
    South Padre Island, TX  78597
    (956) 761-7484

Bahia Mar is the headquarters hotel.  Room rates are:

    Through Oct 7, 1997, double occupancy will be $59.  After Oct 7,
1997 room rates will be $75.

For reservations call the Bahia Mar at:


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