Summer Kayaking Events Round-Up: Southeastern United States

With summer upon us, there is no better time to get out on the water with your kayak. We’ve scoured the Internet to find the best kayak events happening this summer across North America.  We found a wide range of events, everything from serious races to family friendly festivals. Here’s a breakdown of what’s going on in this summer in the Southeastern Region of the US. To see what events are going on elsewhere, click on the region you’re interested in: Canada, Northeast USA, Midwestern USA, Western USA.

Photo by Active Steve from Flickr

Date Where What
Jun 1-3 Hatteras Island, NC OBX Paddle Palooza, for SUPs
Jun 2 Little Rock, AR Arkansas Canoe & Kayak Race
Jun 2 Deerfield Beach, FL Paddle For Humanity- Deerfield Beach
Jun 2 Meridian, MS State Games Of Mississippi
Jun 2-3 Powdersville, SC Saluda River Rally
Jun 9 Melbourne Beach, FL Surfguys SUP race
Jun 9 Pensacola, FL Kayak For A Cure- Pensacola
Jun 9 Roswell, GA Back To The Chattahoochee Race Festival
Jun 9 Pine Knoll Shores, NC Kayak For The Warriors
Jun 9 Farmville, VA Appomattox River Co Super Demo & Sale
Jun 16 Memphis, TN 31st Outdoors Inc Canoe & Kayak Race
Jun 16 Ft. Lauderdale, FL Kayak Against Cancer
Jun 16-22 Reidsville, GA Paddle Georgia 2012
Jun 22-23 Crescent Beach, FL Crescent Beach Challenge
Jul 4 Lexington, TN Festival Of The Lakes “Lap On The Lake” 5K
Aug 4 Dawsonville, GA Dawson County Jaycees Canoe & Kayak Race
Aug 11 Atlanta, GA Paddle For The Cure Race and Fun Float
Aug 25 Savannah, GA Savannah Paddlefest

If you know of any other Kayak events happening in the Southeast this summer, drop us a line in the comments, and we’ll update our listings!