Events

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Sticks In the Water Annual “Half Chicken Dinner Float,” Wadena
Sticks In the Water Annual “Half Chicken Dinner Float,” Wadena
Sep 1 all-day
Sep 1; Sticks In the Water Annual “Half Chicken Dinner Float,” Volga/Turkey River. Morning put-in for float on an area river, followed by chicken dinner at the Wadena Fire Station, serving starts at 5:30 pm.[...]
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Kayak Demo Days with Crawdaddy Outdoors 6:00 pm
Kayak Demo Days with Crawdaddy Outdoors @ Avenue of the Saints Lake, rural Waverly.
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Get off the couch and into a kayak. Kayaking is a great leisure time recreational activity that can be enjoyed by individuals or the whole family. The CrawDaddy fleet of 16+ kayaks provides options for[...]
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Kayak Demo Days with Crawdaddy Outdoors @ Rodgers Park – Vinton 10:00 am
Kayak Demo Days with Crawdaddy Outdoors @ Rodgers Park – Vinton @ Rodgers Park – Vinton
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Get off the couch and into a kayak. Kayaking is a great leisure time recreational activity that can be enjoyed by individuals or the whole family. The CrawDaddy fleet of 16+ kayaks provides options for[...]
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Disabled Veteran Kayaking/Canoeing event at Riverside
Disabled Veteran Kayaking/Canoeing event at Riverside @ Riverside Casino
Sep 11 all-day
Sep 11; Disabled Veteran Kayaking/Canoeing event at Riverside. Volunteer-led opportunity for disabled Vets to experience paddling during the VA National TEE (Train, Expose, Experience) Tournament. Needs new Volunteer Coordinator for 2019. Contact Tom Sabotta  tsabott@gmail.com Sep[...]
Patriot Day Observance r
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Iowa River Clean-up, Iowa City
Iowa River Clean-up, Iowa City @ Iowa River, Sturgis Ferry Boat Ramp to Hills Access
Sep 14 all-day
Sep 14; Iowa River Clean-up, Iowa City, Sturgis Ferry Boat Ramp to Hills Access  This annual event cleans a 9.5 mile stretch of the Iowa River. Volunteers will paddle the river to gather trash, or[...]
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Constitution Day r
Constitution Day r
Sep 17 all-day
Sep 17; Constitution Day.
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Arthur Carhart Birthday, 1892 r
Arthur Carhart Birthday, 1892 r
Sep 18 all-day
Sep 18; Arthur Carhart, Sep 18, 1892-Nov 27, 1978. Born in Mapleton, IA. Pioneering advocate of the Wilderness Concept, inspiration for the “Conservation Library” and the “Arthur Carhart National Wilderness Training Center.”
US Air Force Birthday, 1947 r
US Air Force Birthday, 1947 r
Sep 18 all-day
Sep 18; US Air Force Birthday. Birthdays of All Military Branches: National Guard: Dec 13, 1636 U.S. Army: Jun 14, 1775 U.S. Navy: Oct 13, 1775 (Abolished Feb 1781 – Reinstated Sep 7, 1781) U.S.[...]
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Kayak Demo Days with Crawdaddy Outdoors 6:00 pm
Kayak Demo Days with Crawdaddy Outdoors @ Avenue of the Saints Lake, rural Waverly.
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Get off the couch and into a kayak. Kayaking is a great leisure time recreational activity that can be enjoyed by individuals or the whole family. The CrawDaddy fleet of 16+ kayaks provides options for[...]
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Mississippi River Weekend Tour with CanoeSport Outfitter
Mississippi River Weekend Tour with CanoeSport Outfitter @ Miner’s Creek Hideaway Campground in Guttenberg.
Sep 21 – Sep 22 all-day
New route for 2019! Are you a modern Mark Twain? If so, come with us to Northeast Iowa and experience the Mississippi River from your kayak. The river offers breathtaking beauty and numerous chances of[...]
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Red Rock Eco Tours with Canoesport Outfitters 8:30 am
Red Rock Eco Tours with Canoesport Outfitters @ 2nd Left inside Elk Rock State Park
Sep 22 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
This brief tour introduces those with no experience to the fun of kayaking in either single or tandem sea kayaks. Our instructors will teach you how to land and launch your kayak properly, how to[...]
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2019 Iowa Outdoor Expo for Kids and Families 9:00 am
2019 Iowa Outdoor Expo for Kids and Families @ The Des Moines Chapter of the Izaak Walton League
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
You’re invited to join us for Iowa’s premier outdoor event for the whole family, with FREE admission and parking! Featuring hands on activities including archery, bow fishing, camping, canoeing, fishing, kayaking, kids activities, outdoor cooking,[...]
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2019 Iowa Outdoor Expo for Kids and Families 10:00 am
2019 Iowa Outdoor Expo for Kids and Families @ The Des Moines Chapter of the Izaak Walton League
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
You’re invited to join us for Iowa’s premier outdoor event for the whole family, with FREE admission and parking! Featuring hands on activities including archery, bow fishing, camping, canoeing, fishing, kayaking, kids activities, outdoor cooking,[...]
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