ODESSA, Texas — Hang gliders from around the nation are gathering in Big Spring until August 17. 

For West Texas residents, the window will open for hang gliders to take at from McMahon-Wrinkle Airport in Big Spring at 12:30 p.m. and lasts all day. 

The event is intended for experienced hang gliders, and sign-up has already ended. More information on the event can be found at the official website.