Paddle + Party is comprised of two events in one day.
Mark Sunday July 9, 2017 on your calendar and
join us for one or both events to celebrate and toast the future!
PADDLE in the MORNING : 9:00 a.m.
Join us for a fun team activity at Windmill Lake, near Bayfield Ontario.
Teams of four are welcome to register and participate in a relay heat and final race for each relay winner. Racing on stand-up paddle boards, two team members paddle their way across the lake while the other two team members run to the other side of the lake to meet them. Then the team members switch roles and return to the starting point.
The winning team from each relay will move onto the final race.
The event commences at 9 a.m. with optional Team Warm-Up Yoga led by Jennifer Reaburn, PFD fittings and reading and signing of waivers. Dianne Brandon will be taking lots of photos so be ready to smile and have some fun!
At 10 a.m. the Relay Races commence. There will be up to 8 relay races and one final race.
Team Registration Fee is $100. Registration deadline is June 30, 2017.
Online registration opens April 1, 2017. REGISTER your paddle team VIA THIS LINK
Registration includes; PFDs for each participant, team warm-up yoga, one stand-up paddle board rental per team, swag bag, team photo for each member and 10% discount for each member’s family to enjoy their choice of activities at Windmill Lake the day of the event.
PARTY in the AFTERNOON / EVENING : 4:30 p.m.
Hessenland Country Inn located along the coast near the Village of St Joseph is the location for our party activities.
The party kicks off at 4:30 p.m. with an assortment of activities and mingling for guests. There are self-guided vineyard walking tours where guests explore the rows of vines surrounding the Inn and learn about the variety of grapes being grown on 1.5 acres.
Guests may use their two inclusive tasting tickets to try local beer and wine. Listen to live jazz music provided by Scott Chow while previewing fabulous live auction items donated by artists, residents and local businesses.
Dinner commences at 6:00 p.m., followed by the Live Auction.
Tickets are $100 per person. Each ticket is eligible for a $60 charitable receipt from Rural Response for Healthy Children. Tables of seat 8 guests, so gather some friends for a beautiful summer evening at Hessenland Country Inn. Tickets are available from Board members or by calling 519-482-8777, please ask for Nicole.