46th Annual Hang Gliding Spectacular
Kitty Hawk Kites is proud to host the 46th Annual Hang Gliding Spectacular! Join professional hang gliders, fans, and families at Jockey’s Ridge State Park for this Outer Banks tradition. This event is the longest running hang gliding competition in the world!
The Hang Gliding Spectacular will run from May 17th through May 20th with competitions each day. The Hang Gliding Spectacular is FREE TO THE PUBLIC FOR VIEWING with fun activities all day long.
For more information on this event or to participate, please visit the Hang Gliding Spectacular website: http://www.hangglidingspectacular.com/
NEW FOR 2018/2019!! Tri-State Cross Country & Airtime Contest – The Kitty Hawk Kites Tri-State XC and Airtime Contest covers the states of Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Hang gliders and paragliders will compete separately for the XC classes, but will compete with one another in the Total Airtime contest. The Tri-State XC and Airtime Contest is an annual competition (1/1-12/31) – category leaders will be recognized at the 2019 Hang Gliding Spectacular, final awards for the 2018 season will be handed out at the 2019 Spectacular. More Info
If you have any questions about the Hang Gliding Spectacular and Air Show or any other Kitty Hawk Kites event, contact Events Coordinator, Kelsey Hammel at firstname.lastname@example.org, or the Hang Gliding School at 252.441.2426.