Category Archives: Kites

How Do You Build A Sand Castle?

On Saturday, May 4th, the annual kite flying and sand castle building event at Doran Beach in Bodega Bay will be held. If you have ever tried to build a sand castle you know that it is a lot harder than it looks! This video shows some of the tricks used by sand castle builders…
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Kite Flying At Doran Park With The Beatles

Windy days at Doran Park are great days to go kite flying. In this video Brian's first "real" flight of a Baressi Series REV full vent kite was taken at Doran Beach in Bodega Bay, November 12, 2012. Looks like a lot of fun!

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“Romancing The Wind” – Ray Bethell

Although this video was not shot at Doran Beach it could have been if master kite flyer Ray Bethell was there. In this YouTube video Ray Bethell performs a kite ballet to Flower Duet from Lakme by Delibes.

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Bodega Bay Kite Dragging

Any interest in being dragged around the beach by a Power Kite? Here is a short YouTube video that shows what it is like when your Power Kite takes you out for a beach walk.

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Kites and Sand Castles Saturday at Doran Beach

The Castles & Kites annual event features professional kite flyers doing demonstrations and putting big show kites in the air, and professional sand castle builders making amazing sand sculptures. Second Wind kite shop’s kite team will have demo kites available and will teach anyone attending how to fly single line kites as well as dual-…
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