Potomac River Festival 2013
Thank you to all who came out to celebrate our river and the paddling community who cherishes it. The strength, spirit and joy of all who paddle this river was evidenced in a profound way during this yearâ€™s festival.
We will be back next year! Follow us on Facebook (Active Nature Adventures) for an announcement about 2014 dates.
Didn't get a chance to pick up your Potomac Fest t-shirt? Your in luck, because we found some extras hiding in the garage! Click the Buy Now button below and we will contact you to get your size(s) and shipping preference.
Sizes and styles left:
Men's (M, L, XL), Women's (M, L)
Women's sizes run small.
July 13-14 2013
Incredible Paddling Action.
An Epic Celebration of
the Nation's River. Featuring the Great Falls Race.
Saturday July 1311:00 AM: Memorial Service for Shannon Christy
A memorial service will be held for Shannon on Overlook 3 Great Falls Park, Virginia. Following the service kayakers will gather in Fishermanâ€™s Eddy in boats to spread flowers into the water in memory of Shannon. If you would like to make a donation to the Shannon Christy fund you can do so here.
7:00 PM: Party for the Potomac
Celebrating the Potomac River and the Paddling Lifestyle
All are welcome to join the festivities as we recognize the athletes and have ourselves one hell of a good time. Camping available.
Sponsored by Active Nature and Red Bull
Sunday, July 14
Head to head SUP racing.
10:00 AM: Kayak Attainment Race
Kayakers racing against the current and themselves.