Big Paddle and First Saturday

Saturday is the BIG PADDLE at the Ridgefield waterfront and downtown, from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

There is something for everyone on this adventure-filled day: breakfast, paddling, obstacle course, live music, beer and wine garden, games and a ‘Totally Awesome Scavenger Challenge’.

Registration begins at the Port of Ridgefield Waterfront at 7:00 AM with the BIG PADDLE beginning at 9:30 AM. Registration is required and costs $5 per person or $20 for groups up to 6. The fee does not include any rentals. Purchase tickets in advance at Eventbrite. 

Paddlers Village at the Waterfront opens at 8:00 AM. This festival will havw vendor booths, a Carty Lake interpretive walk, hands-on activities, outdoor massage, live marimba music, cold beer, lunch and so much more!

Be sure to bring the whole family out for what is sure to be an exciting day in Downtown Ridgefield!

For more information and a full list of the day’s events, please visit the City of Ridgefield website.

And while you’re in town, visit the Farmers’ Market at Overlook Park between 9 am and 2      pm. Fresh strawberries are in, and there will be a host of vendors with lots of great things to buy. Don’t miss the Friends of the Library booth. Two of the decorated chairs that will be featured at the CHAIR-ity dinner/auction will be on display – and for sale!

There will be trolleys traveling between downtown and the waterfront, so come on down!

Leave a Reply