Kitty Hawk Kites presents the 43rd Annual Hang Gliding Spectacular. Pilots are invited to participate in one of the world’s largest hang gliding events. The four day competition of world-class hang gliding will take off from the top of the largest natural sand dune on the East Coast. The Hang Gliding Spectacular and Air Show will run from May 16th through May 19th at 6:15pm with competitions each day. There is an entry fee for pilots, but the event is free to the public. Hang Gliding Spectacular is the longest running hang gliding competition in the world. Join professional hang gliders, fans, and families at Jockey’s Ridge State Park, and make this event an Outer Banks tradition for you and your family.