Bol Kites

Dear BCKA members…   As some of you may know, the 1st Annual Victoria Kite Festival at Clover Point last June was a huge success. Plans are underway for the 2nd Annual festival on May 29, 30, 31. One of the events at the festival was the children’s bol kite races. See...

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New Club newsletter available!

We've got a new newsletter out, Issue 106, a Year in Review! Thanks to all the members for helping to pull this together!   Click below to read it...   The-Windsox-A-Year-in-Review-ISSUE106-December-2014  

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Call for submissions to the Windsox

Members… Now is your chance to submit stories and photos of this year’s flying events. I have high hopes of getting out a Windsox by December 1st. Your help in getting articles to me ASAP would be very much appreciated. If you don’t have a story, a favorite photo...

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Two upcoming workshops

Hello Everyone; I have attached two flyers for some upcoming workshops we will be having here at the World Kite Museum in Long Beach, WA. We are excited to be offering Robert Brasington in January, and Rod Beamhuard in February. If you could please forward these along...

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BCKA Annual General Meeting

Come out and meet the current Executive of the British Columbia Kiteflyers Association. Hear reports on this year’s festivals; see how the Club stands financially; find out how you can get involved in next year’s events. Do you have ideas on how to increase...

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Pacific Rim Kite Festival

Dear Members and friends, The Executive would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who attended, participated and pitched in to help make the 39th annual Pacific Rim Kite Festival a huge success. We welcomed our international visitors Larry and Mary Zyler...

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Pac Rim Kite Festival

Just a reminder that the Pacific Rim Kite Festival is next weekend, June 14th and 15th. This 39th annual event will once again feature many of our local single, dual and quad line flyers. It will also feature an international couple, Mr. and Mrs. Mike and Fran Goddard...

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Victoria Kite Festival Info

                          VICTORIA KITE FESTIVAL 2014 Greetings Kite flyers Only a few more weeks until the Victoria Kite Festival begins .  Here is some useful info regarding the itinerary , etc for our event                                                          ...

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Rhodo Fest!

Dear Members… Come celebrate the Rhodo Fest and help volunteer making kites with kids. The BCKA requests volunteers to help out with their kite making workshop: Sunday May 4th from 10:00 – 4:00. Visit this beautiful park in central Burnaby, and enjoy a day with fellow...

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March Fun Fly

Members…. Just a reminder that there is a Fun Fly this Sunday March 9th at Ambleside beach in North Vancouver. Let’s hope for sunny (or at least) dry skies!

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Victoria International Kite festival

For those wishing to attend the first annual Victoria International Kite festival May 30 to June1, the James Bay Inn has graciously offered to be the host hotel.   For rates, please check their website, click on reservations, and when prompted for the promo code...

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2014 Kite Making Retreat in Parksville

Just announced! Plans for this year’s sewing retreat in Parksville May 9, 10, and 11th  have just been finalized. Please see the attached document for information and registration. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn new skills, meet up with like-minded kite-flyers,...

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