Experience the wonders of the wetlands that surround the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center in Grasonville, MD during this unique opportunity to circumnavigate the “Horsehead Peninsula”. This 3 mile, safety supported paddle will give you a new perspective of CBEC as you paddle through waters of Cabin Creek, Kent Narrows and Marshy Creek, while offering a celebration of your aquatic Chesapeake adventure at CBEC’s Lakeside Pavilion following the paddle.
Entertainment, Food, and Brews will await the participants at a lively after party!
Registered Participants will receive a BOTTOMLESS BEER CUP.
A Beer Truck will be on site pouring Miller Lite, Blue Moon, and 60 Minute Dogfish IPA. Spectators can buy a Bottomless Beer Cup for $15!
$25 dollars to rent a SUP from Dragonfly Paddle and Fitness
* Supplies are limited, reservation are required: CLICK HERE
Contact Karla Horton at: email@example.com
*Check back here for further information on additional Vessel Vendors renting out vessels.
*Fees are non-refundable and will be considered a donation if the event is cancelled due to inclement weather including “Small Craft Advisories.” Donation letters for tax purposes will be provided in this event.
Schedule of Events:
Pre-Event Day, Friday, July 13th
4pm-6pm Optional Equipment Drop-Off at Start Point at CBEC (Wanuga Lane)
Event Day, Saturday, July 14th
8:00am-9:30am Equipment Drop-Off and Check In at Start Point at CBEC (Wanuga Lane)
8:00am-9:30am Participant Transport (Between Start Point and Parking Lot/Lakeside Pavilion)
9:00am First Wave Safety Briefing and Start
10:00am Last Wave Safety Briefing and Start
10:30am-4pm Lakeside Pavilion Party
General Event Rules:
No event day registration
PFD’s must be worn at all times.
Paddlers must stay within 100 feet of shoreline
Everyone must exit the water by 2:00pm
Wear Bib number on front. No folding or cutting.
Bring your own refillable water bottle! – REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE
Event organizers reserve the right to disqualify participants for medical reasons or misconduct and may alter the course to assure safety.
Bring your own whistle
Dogs on leash that are registered CBEC Members are allowed on property but not on water in or on a vessel:
Looking for ways to contribute and support this event and help raise more money for CBEC’s Kayak Wetland Education Programs? Consider being a Paddlepalooza Sponsor or Donate Needed Materials! You can make your contributions online with a credit card today by clicking on the appropriate blue buttons at the top of this page. You can also download the below forms and mail in payment by check to CBEC c/o Courtney Leigh P.O. Box 519 Grasonville, MD 21638.