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Island Paddle Fest

Join the fun for the Island Paddle Fest! A 5.5-mile kayak, canoe and paddleboard race around "The Island" in historic Columbus, Mississippi, begins and ends at the Riverwalk, on Saturday, June 3, 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Tickets are available through paddleguru.com.

Register before May 1, 2017, to receive early-bird pricing of $40 and guaranteed t-shirt on race day. Registration cost from May 1-June 2 is $45. Day of registration, $50.

Check-in begins at 8 a.m. the kayak and canoe races begin at 9 a.m. Paddle board race begins at 9:15 a.m.

All proceeds benefit the Lowndes County Imagination Library, a nonprofit that focuses on early childhood literacy.

***Please note, this is a bring-your-own-boat event, so don't forget your canoe, kayak or paddleboard! LIfe vest required to race.***

R.E. Hunt Museum

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