2019 YADKIN RIVERKEEPER TOUR: Summer Solstice Paddle & Potluck (9 miles)
Jun
23
1:00 PM13:00

2019 YADKIN RIVERKEEPER TOUR: Summer Solstice Paddle & Potluck (9 miles)

Ken and Christine Putnam host a fun afternoon of paddling during the 2019 YADKIN RIVERKEEPER TOUR  (9 mi); then, settle into an evening of music by the John Ray Trio. Everyone is encouraged to bring a potluck dish to share. During the evening there will be free beer, wine, and food.  This year’s major TOUR sponsors are Great Outdoor Provision Co. and Leonard Ryden Burr Real Estate.

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2019 MEMBERS ONLY HISTORIC PADDLE: Native American & Cultural Heritage Tour (6.6 miles)
Jul
20
10:00 AM10:00

2019 MEMBERS ONLY HISTORIC PADDLE: Native American & Cultural Heritage Tour (6.6 miles)

Join Yadkin Riverkeeper for our member-only Historic Paddles that explore the history of the Yadkin River. This year’s major TOUR sponsors are Great Outdoor Provision Co. and Leonard Ryden Burr Real Estate. This Paddle goes from Donnaha to Enon explores a stretch of the river that is rich in Native American history.

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2019 MEMBERS ONLY HISTORIC PADDLE: Native American & Cultural Heritage Tour (6.6 miles)
Sep
7
10:00 AM10:00

2019 MEMBERS ONLY HISTORIC PADDLE: Native American & Cultural Heritage Tour (6.6 miles)

Join Yadkin Riverkeeper for our member-only Historic Paddles that explore the history of the Yadkin River. This year’s major TOUR sponsors are Great Outdoor Provision Co. and Leonard Ryden Burr Real Estate. This Paddle goes from Shoals to Donnaha and is guided by the Yadkin Riverkeeper, Brian Fannon, and YRK Board Member, David White. This paddle further explores the rich in Native American history of the river.

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South Yadkin River Canoe & Kayak Race
May
11
9:30 AM09:30

South Yadkin River Canoe & Kayak Race

  • US Highway 601 bridge and access area Salisbury, NC (map)
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The South Yadkin River is a scenic river that flows leisurely along the border between northern Rowan County and Davie County. The six miles of the river between Highway 601 access and the Hannah Ferry access flows through undeveloped areas, much of it forested conservation land.

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SALISBURY EARTH DAY JAM
Apr
19
to Apr 20

SALISBURY EARTH DAY JAM

  • Rowan County Fairgrounds (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Earth Day Jam is a music and arts festival, educational Earth Day celebration, and a fundraiser for local nonprofit Happy Roots. With 15 bands on two stages, over 40 vendors and Earth Day educators, local food and drink, and kids activities... Happy Roots hosts the 6th year of this fun filled Earth Day celebration... Earth Day Jam!

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CRAFTHALF HALF MARATHON, 5K & COMMUNITY BLOCK PARTY
Apr
6
7:00 AM07:00

CRAFTHALF HALF MARATHON, 5K & COMMUNITY BLOCK PARTY

During NC Beer Month, Foothills Brewing, OrthoCarolina and Junction 311 Endurance Sports have combined efforts to produce the regions BEST endurance event celebration -- created for and with the running community and the Winston-Salem community at large. A portions of the proceeds benefit Yadkin Riverkeeper and clean water (which means, better tasting beer!).

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