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Ridgefield Big Paddle and More

June 1 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC-7


Join us in Ridgefield on Saturday, June 1st for Big Paddle and More!

Ridgefield is celebrating National Trails Day with festivities at the waterfront and downtown on
Saturday, June 1st, 2019! Join in the fun at Big Paddle!

At the waterfront, enjoy a guided Interpretive Paddle on a canoe, kayak, or paddleboard in the
morning, or a Recreational Paddle in the afternoon. On land, explore vendors at Paddler’s Village,
live music all day, a Hookum Brewing Co. beer garden, a self-guided waterfront hike into the
Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, and an all-ages obstacle course. There will also be a Kayak Polo
demonstration and scrimmage by the Portland Kayak Polo club, and a Kayak Carnival featuring
land-based games using paddling gear. A full schedule of events is available at

In downtown Ridgefield experience Ridgefield First Saturdays at Overlook Park with the Ridgefield
Farmer’s Market, a Follow-the-Fish trail, live music, a wine garden with Windy Hills Winery, face
painting, and Big Games. Big Games will include frisbee checkers, giant Jenga, cornhole, and
sidewalk chalk. Friends of the Ridgefield Community Library will be hosting a used book sale.

Registration is required for the Interpretive and Recreational paddles. Register for $5 at
www.RidgefieldBigPaddle.com/register. Rentals are available, but you must reserve ahead of time,
contact Alder Creek Kayak. Trolley rides between Overlook Park and the Waterfront will be

Volunteers are needed for this event, more information and volunteer sign up is available at

Vendor applications can be found at www.RidgefieldBigPaddle.com/vendors.

We'd love to hear your comments!


June 1
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Ridgefield Waterfront
111 W. Division St.
Ridgefield, WA 98642 United States
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City of Ridgefield

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