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Cape Fear Kite Fest 2009

Attempts to get 22 Octopus kites flown together were nixed by light winds, but still fun was had!

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Saturday -- Flight of quads.
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Saturday -- Flight of quads.
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Saturday -- Big Kite team waiting for wind...
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Saturday -- Big Kite team waiting fo…
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Saturday -- Trying to capture the shimmer on Kurt's new banners...
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Saturday -- Trying to capture the sh…
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Saturday -- Guess who is last off the beach?  ^_^
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Saturday -- Guess who is last off th…
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Saturday -- At the banquet.
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Saturday -- At the banquet.
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Saturday -- Setting up for the auction.
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Saturday -- Setting up for the aucti…
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Saturday -- Settingup for the auction still.
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Saturday -- Settingup for the auctio…
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Sunday -- Starts with little wind, again.  James experiments with a Skate...
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Sunday -- Starts with little wind, a…
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Sunday -- With not enough wind to fly stacks, we tongue-in-cheekily set up the World Record for Giant AOctopus Kites In Their Bags Stacked on the Same Beach Together...
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Sunday -- With not enough wind to fl…
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Sunday -- 24 Octos.  Majestic, aren't they?
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Sunday -- 24 Octos. Majestic, aren'…
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Sunday -- The designer flies my Skate.
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Sunday -- The designer flies my Skat…
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Sunday -- Ken and an interesting kite.
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Sunday -- Ken and an interesting kit…
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Sunday -- Dad demonstrating the complete lack of wind.
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Sunday -- Dad demonstrating the comp…
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Sunday -- Dad and Neal and a plastic delta.
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Sunday -- Dad and Neal and a plastic…
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Sunday -- View from the "hospitality room."
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Sunday -- View from the "hospitality…
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Sunday -- While eating lunch, I notice the wind is starting to blow a bit...
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Sunday -- While eating lunch, I noti…
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Sunday -- Fish Bol inflates as the wind builds.
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Sunday -- Fish Bol inflates as the w…
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Sunday -- Time is tight, and the wind is not quite enough, but we start putting octopuseseses out in case it blows a bit harder.
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Sunday -- Time is tight, and the win…
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Sunday -- Air guitars.
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Sunday -- Air guitars.
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Sunday -- Wind getting nice, but time running out.
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Sunday -- Wind getting nice, but tim…
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Sunday -- My 252 in flight.
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Sunday -- My 252 in flight.
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Sunday -- The little ones don't count, but might as well throw them in there...
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Sunday -- The little ones don't coun…
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Sunday -- Octos.
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Sunday -- Octos.
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Sunday
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Sunday
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