Schedule of Events

Updated March 22. Please note this schedule is subject to change! 

Friday, July 14

Hood River Event Site – Portway Avenue, Hood River, 97031

  • 4-6 pm: Athlete Check-in & Registration, Hood River Event Site
  • 5-7 pm: Community & Athlete Waterfront Dinner, Hood River Event Site
  • 5-6:30pm:  Live music by Ten Thirty at the Event Site

Full Sail Brewing  KB4C Kickoff Party

  • 8:00-11:00 pm – TBD!

Saturday, July 15th

  • 7:00-9:00 am: Athlete Registration for Kite Derby Endurance Race
  • 9:45 am: Kite Derby Rider’s Meeting
  • 10:00 am: Silent Auction opens
  • 10:15 am: en Taiko Drummer Group – Race start, not to be missed!
  • 10:30 am: Kite Derby Endurance Race Start (estimated, weather-dependent)
  • 11:30 am: Full Sail Brewing Beer Garden opens
  • 12-2:00 pm: Athlete lunch served in athlete lounge by Chef Mark Whitehead, aka “Ahi” at Camp Koru
  • Live Music:
    • Noon – 1:15pm – TBA

    • 2 – 3:30pm – TBA

    • 4:15-5:45pm – TBA

  • 4:30-5:30 pm: Kite Derby Endurance Race, scheduled finish
  • 4:30-6:30 pm: Late athlete lunch served in athlete lounge by Chef Mark Whitehead, aka “Ahi” at Camp Koru
  • 6:00 pm: Silent Auction Closes
  • 6:15 pm: Boards of Hope & Live Auction
  • 7:30 pm: Kite Derby Race Awards
  • 8:00 pm: Estimated Finish

Sunday, July 16th

  • 9:00 – 10:00 am – Waterfront Yoga Class at the Event Site 
  • 9:30-11:00 am: Sunday Events Registration
  • 11:00 AM-2:00 PM: Relay on the Green 4-Person Team Kite Relay Race,
    Never-Ever-Kiteboarded-Before Race (for experienced and complete beginner kiters!)
  • 12:00-1:15pm- TBA
  • 3:15-4:45pm- TBA
  • 5:00 pm: Estimated Event Close