Anantara launches annual kite festival at Sir Bani Yas Island

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 February 19, 2016.

The day will be focusing on families making their own kites and then flying them from the beaches of the island with a complimentary sausage sizzle, music and fun activities for all ages. Complimentary return water taxi transfers will be provided for 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 Sharon Garrett, area director, marketing and communications, Anantara Hotels Resorts & Spas, Abu Dhabi.

Registration, which is free of charge, will commence in January. Guests staying in the resort for the weekend will receive a complimentary kite kit, while day visitors are encouraged to bring their own.