The 23rd Annual Enbridge Canoe for Kids is June 2nd!
RACE SCHEDULE AND EVENT INFO IS HERE!
GOOD DAY 2018 CANOE FOR KIDS PADDLERS!
The event is just a few days away, and I hope everyone is as excited as the Enbridge Canoe for Kids Committee for what will be an awesome morning raising tons of money! Here are a few details that should make your day a little easier!
WHERE TO PARK:
Parking is at St. Elias Church, located at 750 Ridgewood Ave, Ottawa. There will be a $5 charge! (CASH ONLY)
WHEN YOU GET THERE:
Registration is open from 8:00am – 9:00am
-There will be breakfast sandwiches provided by Subway Restaurants for participants and spectators!!
The Opening Ceremonies will begin at 8:00am!
SILENT AUCTION, and FAMILY FUN ZONE open at 9:00am
RACES start promptly at 9:00am
WHAT TO SEE AND DO!
We have the LIVE 88.5 keeping us pumped up with their music and antics!
The Silent Auction will be open from 9:00am – 11:45am. There are over $10,000 worth of prizes, including restaurants, spa, hotels, gift baskets, BLUESFEST TICKETS, and so much more – be sure to check it out and check up on it often! (CASH, DEBIT, CREDIT)
We will be selling raffle tickets throughout the event to win:
A BASKET of ASSORTED WINES (Value $400)
Tickets will be $10/ticket or 3 for $20! (CASH, DEBIT, CREDIT)
Each registered team will get 6 BBQ Lunch Bracelets (Burger, veggie burger or hot dog, bag of chips and a pop), additional tickets will be $5 each. (CASH ONLY)
FAMILY FUN ZONE:
At 10:00am in the Family Fun Zone – From 9:30 - 10:30 kids will be able to tour a Firetruck. We will also have a DND truck for them to tour as well! Little Ray's Reptile Zoo will be there with all of their reptile buddies. We'll have Face Painting and weather permitting - a sandcastle competition!
OTHER FUN IN THE SUN THINGS!
The OPS will be doing a K9 Unit demonstration on the beach between 11:30am - 12:00pm, after the excitement of the final race is over!
We will have a mobile water-fill station on site - so be sure to bring your waterbottles with you! Thank you Aquahaulics for providing this service!
SAFTEY FIRST and Questions:
The FIRST AID tent will be on site located near LIVE 885.
THE EVENT IS RAIN OR SHINE – SO BE SURE TO DRESS FOR THE POTENTIAL WEATHER! BRING SUN SCREEN AND BUG SPRAY AND ANYTHING YOU’D LIKE FOR A MORNING IN THE SUN!
THANK YOU EVERYONE FOR YOUR FUNDRAISING AND PARTICIPATION IN THIS EVENT. WITHOUT YOU WE WOULDN’T BE ABLE TO BUILD SKILLS & TRANSFORM LIVES FOR OVER 600 OF OTTAWA’S MOST VULNERABLE YOUTH.
Enbridge Canoe for Kids Committee 2018
|Christie Lake Canoe for Kids 2018|
|DOCK A 9:00AM||PINK||Gas Gurus|
|Race #1||PURPLE||I'm on a BOAT!|
|GREEN||The Dirty Oars|
|ORANGE||The Big Smoke|
|DOCK B 9:10AM||PINK||The Falcons|
|Race #2||PURPLE||The Love Lifters|
|DOCK A 9:20AM||PINK||LIVE 885|
|Race #3||PURPLE||Team Barbie|
|DOCK B 9:30AM||PINK||RBC Paddlers|
|Race #4||PURPLE||RBC Paddlers 2|
|ORANGE||The Mighty Amducks|
|DOCK A 9:40AM||PINK||AJ LUV Paddlers|
|GREEN||Raymond James Rockets|
|DOCK B 9:50AM||PINK||HMCS OPS|
|Race #6||PURPLE||PO's In a Row|
|GREEN||Lawyer's for Kids|