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Amazon Smile!!

3x your impact! Amazon is tripling the donation rate on your first purchase – through March 31! Go to and Amazon donates to American Kitefliers Association Inc.

Kinds of Kite Festivals

What kinds of kite festivals are there? Some festivals raise money or support a charity. Other festivals are just for the fun of enjoying flight on a summer day. In general, kite events fall into these categories:    FUN FLY This is an event where anyone of any skill level can show up and fly any […]

Lines High – A Short Story

What follows is a personal story written by Kurtis Jones, the 2018 Regional Director for Region 2. ______________________________________________________________________ Lines High – Letting Go of a Kite and Pain It turned out to be a beautiful day for a kite festival, one of many the Wind Wolves have participated in over the year 2017. Belmar Beach […]

Extension of Valentines T-Shirt Fundraiser

Handful of folks wrote to us to tell us they missed the ordering deadline for this snazzy shirt….. and we happened to have been planning to rerun this production…. so…. Here it is again! You have about 2 weeks left to order one during this run. PLEASE NOTE IF YOU ORDER DURING THIS RUN YOU […]

Fireside Chat – January 15th, 2018

Greetings everyone! Hope your 2018 is already kicking off with a flourish. Most folks are chomping at the bit and planning their ‘kite year’ ahead, are you one of them? For myself I am lucky to live in an area that has a very active indoor kite flying scene, so my winters are packed with kite […]

2018 AKA Convention Logo

  ***Deadline for Convention Logo Submissions: February 15th, 2018*** We are accepting Convention Logo submissions for our 2018 AKA Annual Meeting, National Convention and Grand National Kite Competition being held in Shreveport, Louisiana. The date for Convention is October 16th – 20th, 2018. Here is a chance to show off your artistic skills and design abilities.  The […]