Anantara Launches Annual Kite Festival at Sir Bani Yas Island


Make your kite and fly it. New family day out with Anantara on Sir Bani Yas Island!

BY Glodow Nead Communications

Anantara Hotels & Resorts on Sir Bani Yas Island has announced the introduction of the Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Annual Kite Fest, with the first event slated for Friday 19 February, 2016.

The day which commences at 10.30am is focused on families making their own kites and then flying them from the beaches of the island with a complimentary sausage sizzle, music and fun for all ages afterwards until 4pm.  Complimentary return water taxi transfers are provided for all participants from the mainland to Sir Bani Yas Island.

“At Anantara we aim to create experiences which leave lasting memories for our guests.  The introduction of a kite festival is one of those events, which has been created to focus on ‘family time’, encouraging creativity and bringing people together in a safe and entertaining environment,” explained Mrs Sharon Garrett, Area Director of Marketing & Communications, Anantara Hotels Resorts & Spas Abu Dhabi. 

Registration, which is free of charge, will open in January. Prizes will be awarded across a range of categories including ‘most colourful kite’.

Guests staying in the resort for the weekend, will receive a complimentary Kite Kit while day visitors are encouraged to bring their own.  No commercial kite kits will be allowed.


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