The AKA

HOME

“Share the Joy of Kites.”

ABOUT AKA

About the AKA, Our Leadership, Special Awards, & Kite Programs.

AKA STORE - SHOP ONLINE

“Share the Joy of Kites.”

AKA Ebay Auctions

This will take you to our Ebay listings.

About Kites

ABOUT KITES

History, Kinds, Plans, Fabrics, How to Fly, Safety, Joy of Kites, What is a Kite, Make a Kite, Activities, How Do Kites Fly?

EVENTS

Event Calendar, Competitions, Workshops, Annual Convention, Convention FAQ, Requirements, Policies, Grand National Champions, & National Kite Month

Community

COMMUNITY

Kite Clubs, Favorite Flying Fields, Kiting Magazine, Member Benefits, Kite Stores, Workshops

MEMBER LOGIN

AKA membership portal 

Join Us

Membership benefits & plans.

Resources

RESOURCES

Kite Education, Kiting Resources, Kite Festivals, Kite Kits, Rulebooks, Manuals & more…

Contact Us

Send us a message 

Donate

The AKA is supported by generous donors of the kiting community

The 96th ABC Kite Festival

The 96th ABC Kite Festival

Held every spring in Zilker Park, the ABC Kite Fest is one of Austin’s most beloved, family-friendly traditions. The festival boasts day-long activities for all ages, including the traditional kite flying contest and showcase, and MossFest, a children’s music concert....
Kite Festival at Sailwinds Park

Kite Festival at Sailwinds Park

For twenty years the Kite Festival at Sailwinds Park has been a great day of fun flying, kite demos, music, food, rock walls, petting zoos for hundreds of families on the banks of the Choptank River on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.
Novice Mentoring

Novice Mentoring

A formula for a Novice Mentoring Regional Sport Kite Event Authored by Marc Conklin. The AKA Novice Mentoring Sport Kite Competition (NMSKC) format is a “grass-roots” competition format designed to provide a competitive learning environment for new sport kite...