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Family Paddle Night

Friday, May 10 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for Family Paddle Night: A Canoeing Experience at Riverside Park! Bring your friends and family for a night of paddling, food trucks and games!

Free 20-minute canoe rides will be available throughout the evening. These are available on a first-come, first-served basis. We’ll also have single-person kayaks and stand-up paddle boards available. All paddling activities will remain in Riverside Park Lagoon.

Professional paddling instructors will be available on site.
Life jackets will be available for paddlers 60 lbs and up.
Paddlers under 60 lbs must bring their own life jacket.
Kayakers must be ages 10+
Canoe passengers can be any age, but must have a coast guard approved life jacket.
Paddlers of all abilities welcome!

If you want to bring your own kayaks or canoes to the lagoon, feel free!

Food trucks will be available throughout the evening as part of Food Truck Fridays. Family-friendly games and activities will be available on land.

Canoe weight limit: 10 people/1850 pounds
Small kayak weight limit: 1 person/225 pounds
Large kayak weight limit: 1 person/300 pounds

Partner: Wilderness Inquiry

*This event may be photographed for promotional purposes*

Noche de Pedalear para la Familia: Una experiencia de canoas (piragüismo) en Riverside Park

10 de Mayo, 5:00 – 8:30
Entrada Gratuita

Camiones de comida, paseos gratis en Canoas (piragüismo) y juegos para familias. Visite grandrapidsmi.gov y busque “Family Paddle Night” para obtener más información.


Friday, May 10
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Riverside Park
2001 Monroe Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49501 United States
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