Summer 2012: Big happenings
Fill your calendar with street festivals, special screenings and fun events on the waterMetromix
June 19, 2012
- Coney Island - 6201 Kellogg Ave. - Cincinnati
Boat drop off and registration open for 8.2-mile float, 11 and 14 mile races, poker run and kayak fishing tournament 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Kayak clinics on Lake Como 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Boat demonstrations on Lake Como noon-8 p.m. Basket raffle noon-9 p.m. Northern Kentucky fly fishers kayak fishing tournament 4-8 p.m. Gearfest begins noon-9 p.m.
- Yeatman's Cove - 805 Pete Rose Way - Downtown
See paddlers arrive Downtown. Food, drinks, exhibitors, vendors and more. With amateur and professional canoe and kayak races. Shuttle buses run from 10:30 a.m. with last bus leaving for Coney Island at 2:45 pm.
- Sawyer Point - Pete Rose Way - Cincinnati
Parade kicks off at 2 p.m. and goes through downtown and the Banks. Festival begins following parade and features two stages of entertainment, vendor booths, food, beverages and family-fun zone. Fireworks over the river at 9:30 p.m.