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WEPA Cabarete – May 28 to June 2, 2012

To be held in just a few weeks, WEPA Cabarete is designed to showcase what the town has to offer. Activities for the adventurous or something the whole family can enjoy, Cabarete has it all!

Register, pay your US$150, and you’ll have access to all the scheduled activities for the week. This should not be missed.

Follow the kiting and SUPing action on the Kite Beach Webcam.

Information from the WEPA Cabarete website:

WEPA stands for: Wind Energy Playa Ambience, all the things that make Cabarete what it is today!

It is a non-profit event scheduled to take place on Cabarete beach from Monday 28th of May until Saturday 2nd of June 2012.

WEPA is the fruit of the collaboration between some long time established businesses in Cabarete.

WEPA is a showcase of Cabarete’s uniqueness and a fund raiser, to enable young talented local athletes stars to participate in competitions around the world and promote Cabarete there.

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Killing us softly on Cabarete Beach!

This weekend on Cabarete Beach, just up from the Kite Beach Webcam, The DREAM Project will put on a huge concert event.

The DREAMin Live free beach concert features world class musicians and exceptional local talent. Doug Wimbish, Eric Gales and a special guest appearance by Lauryn Hill, ensure that this concert will be the highlight of the year.

The event is on Saturday, May 12th starting at 7pm. The main stage will be located on the beach in front for LAX Bar & Restaurant.

DREAMin Live is primarily a fund raising event. They are holding a brunch at local restaurant Embocca, and silent auction, from 11am to 3pm. Brunch tickets are RD$100o. See you there!

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Dominican Kite Boarding National Championships 2012

The Dominican National Championships were held in early March on Cabarete Bay. An amazing weekend with wind all 3 days. On Saturday especially, the wind picked up just after noon to 25 knots gusting to over 30 knots. View an example graph of Cabarete wind. It was a spectacular show for the double eliminations of the Pro and Junior events.

The Pros was won by Alex Soto. The Juniors was won by Francis Yem (pictured – far left). The Women was won by Katie Bowcutt. The Masters was won by Darron Smith.

View more pictures of this fantastic kiteboarding event in Cabarete. Fancy seeing kiteboarding in Cabarete in action right now? View the Cabarete Kite Beach Webcam.