Cabarete, Dominican Republic is a mecca for kite-boarders and its unique location in the Atlantic Ocean combined with steady trade winds, the thermal effect and a protected reef create ideal kiteboarding conditions all year round. The best wind conditions are from January–March, and June–September.
Cabarete has been a destination among kitesurfers for quite some time. This small Caribbean town has the reputation of having some of the best kitesurfing conditions in the world. Many of the top-talented athletes in this sport have chosen Cabarete as their regular training camp to practice year round.
Cabarete has played host to world-class international competitions, and the welcoming vibe of the town continues to enchant visitors from all over the world. Exhilarating kite-boarding competitions take place in July in Cabarete when kite-boarding’s elite athletes sail across the harmonious fusion of outstanding wind and wave conditions for an unrivaled showcase of extreme talent.
Cabarete Kite Festival – July 22-28, 2019
The Cabarete Kite Festival is a celebration of watersports, ocean awareness, and entrepreneurship. It is a week filled with kiteboarding, networking, surf sessions, sunset music on the beach, and epic kiteboarding.
The festivities kick off on Monday, July 22nd with a welcome dinner and event activities running through Sunday, July 28th.
As part of the festival, the world’s best kiteboarders will be going up against each other for a chance to win a ticket to enter the Official Red Bull King of the Air Qualification round in Cape Town, 2020.
More about Sea Horse Ranch
Sea Horse Ranch is located a short distance to Kite Beach, which is the center of action for Kite Surfing in the Dominican Republic. You can relax in the peace and tranquility of our resort, while still enjoying all of the action and adventure that the area has to offer. Please consult with our concierge to plan your Summer Kitesurfing holiday today.