Welcome to Kitty Hawk Kites Online

Pure Outer Banks

Locally owned & operated since 1974

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New special edition - 50th anniversary

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50 years of flying into the wind!

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We have the top Life is Good styles for adults & children!

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New collection

3D Dragon kites

Battle the wind and take over the sky! 🐉

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Stay Hydrated💦

Beat the heat this summer with a customized insulated travel bottle!

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50 years later... 🪁

In 1974, Kitty Hawk Kites started out on a mission to teach the world how to fly. 50 years later, we're still going!

Started in Kitty Hawk, NC because of the perfect wind conditions and love from the community, KHK has opened up shops all across the Outer Banks and the US. And now we're offering our top of the line kites, toys, and local merch online, so you can shop like the locals do.

Welcome to the shop! Feel free to hang out.

Featured articles

Beginners Guide to Kites

Check out our kite flying guide for all the tips you need from picking out your kite, to tips on when and where to fly, common mistakes to avoid & more!

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More from our blog 🪁

A Beginner's Guide To Kites

There are so many different kinds of kites in the world that we couldn’t possibly list them all. However, there are certain constants among all of them. We’ve compiled a beginner’s guide to these kites to help folks browsing through a well-stocked kite store like Kitty Hawk Kites. Let’s break it down to the basics.

How to Improve Your Kite Flying Experience

So, you are already a kite flyer. Awesome! Welcome to the club. Kite flying is a fun, freeing, and healthful activity everyone can enjoy.

Now that you are up and flying, what are some accessories or additions that will improve your fly-day experience? Here are a few things to consider.