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CALENDAR OF EVENTS JULY . AUGUST . SEPTEMBER July 9-18 September 13-14 Windsurfing and kite boarding competitions in various categories are held off Hadicurari Beach (Fisherman’s Huts). Five days of entertainment, beach parties, events, and activities. Contact the Aruba Tourism Authority Tel. (297) 582-3777 www.aruba.com or www.aruba-hiwinds.org The Aruba Tourism Authority & The United Nations World Tourism Organization will host a global tourism conference with speakers and panelists from around the globe. Tel. 297 582-3777 email: support@aruba.com www.aruba.com 30TH ANNUAL ARUBA HI-WINDS WORLD TOURISM CONFERENCE August 12-14 September 15-17 Sailing event featuring fun, action, and competitions among international yachts, catamarans, Sunfish, and windsurfers during the day, combined with music, parties, and dinners at night. Contact the Organizing Committee Tel. (297) 565-6887 email: eric@arubaregatta.com www.arubaregatta.com Startup founders, investors, world-class speakers and key global players in the technology industry discuss the future of tech and showcase the latest and greatest trends in the industry. Contact Mrs: Valerie Croes Tel. 1-347 4200919 Mr. Tristan Every Tel. (297) 594-8300 email: info@atechconference.com www.atechconference.com ARUBA INTERNATIONAL REGATTA 2016 ATECH CONFERENCE August 26-28 September 23 TEDx ARUBA Striving for sustainable innovation, new business creation while bringing ideas to life for Aruba and the rest of the world. www.tedxaruba.com 22ND ANNUAL ARUBA INTERNATIONAL PRO-AM GOLF TOURNAMENT Professional and amateur golfers team up in a two-day, 36-hole tournament featuring gifts, prizes, and special events. Contact Tierra Del Sol Tel. (297) 586-7800 email: teetime@tierradelsol.com September 23-24 10TH ANNUAL CARIBBEAN SEA JAZZ FESTIVAL ARUBA 2016 Annual festival of local jazz, Latin, soul, and funk musicians. music; food stands, bars. Contact Caribbean Sea Foundation Tel. (297) 588-0211 or info@caribbeanseajazz. com or visit www.caribbeanseajazz.com August 26-27-28 ONE COOL SUMMER INTERNATIONAL DRAG RACE Exciting international drag racing competition at the Palo Marga International Raceway Park. Contact Lucho Werleman Tel. (297) 593-4125 email: luchotowing@hotmail.com www.draginaruba.com September 25 22ND ANNUAL ARUBA REEF CARE PROJECT September 11 36TH TURIBANA TO SANTA CRUZ 10K RACE Open road race. Registration begins on August 20, 2016. Contact IBISA Tel. (297) 582-4987 email: ibisaaruba@gmail.com 22 Great eco-tourism opportunity. A cleanup of the island’s most popular beaches and dive and snorkel sites helps raise awareness for a clean marine environment. Contact Mr. Castro Perez Tel. (297) 740-0797 email: castroeperez@gmail.com