Stand Up for the Bays Paddle Race & Fest
Date: June, 3, 2023
Time: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: Holts Landing State Park
Come out and “Stand Up” for our Inland Bays! Delaware Center for the Inland Bays and our amazing friends at CheSUPeake are teaming up to offer you an adventure-filled day of paddle fun!! Various paddle race distances and a ‘recreational paddle’ option are part of the mix, so there’s something for everyone. Plus, live music from Homestead Bluegrass Band, tasty & healthy food from Taco Reho and Bountiful Bowls, cold beverages from Dewey Beer Co., lots of enviro-education, raffles and more. Come out and help raise funds to restore, protect, and preserve our Inland Bays!
Stand Up for the Bays features 4 different courses in Indian River Bay starting and finishing at Holts Landing State Park. There are opportunities for racers of all ages; and categories for stand-up paddleboards (SUP), Surfski, Sea Kayaks (14′ and up only), OC1, and OC2. Aside from a fun paddle & post-paddle fest, registered racers/paddlers will receive an event t-shirt, one post-paddle beverage, and some tasty post-paddle grub.