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Gunnison River Festival June 2017
The Gunnison River Festival
Thursday, June 22 – Saturday, June 24, 2017
Come join the fun and experience the force of snow melt at the Gunnison River Festival, June 22-24.
From seriously fun...
To seriously scary and extreme...
There are events for the whole family to watch and also to participate.
Thursday, June 22
1:00 PM Free SUP demos, PacMan Pond
3:30 PM SUP & Pup Race, PacMan Pond
4:00 PM Canine Big Air Comp, PacMan Pond Jorgensen Park, Gunnison Colorado
4:30 – 9:00 PM Summer Solstice Party “Western Water Wheels” Live Music with Whitewater Ramble, Food and Beverage available. River Games, Bike toss I Bar Ranch, Gunnison Colorado
Friday, June 23
5:30 PM Rocky Mountain Rafts Downriver Raft & Kayak Race
Community Float, following racers. Gunnison River(Town run, North Bridge to Whitewater Park)
5:00 PM Upslope Brewing Beer Garden, Food & Music at Gunnison County Whitewater Park
5:30-7:30 PM GSI Outdoors Dutch Oven Cookoff (judging 7:30PM) at Gunnison County Whitewater Park
Saturday, June 24
11 AM – 4 PM Whitewater Action, Gunnison County Whitewater Park
Competitions – Kids Education Zone – Vendors
Freestyle Kayak Comp
Spallone Foamy Boat Race (for kids)
Surf the Wave
Hooligan Race (TBD based on flow)
5 PM Block Party and Awards Live Music with Policulture Original Mountain Reagge, Food, Beer Garden, Strider Races for kids and adults 100 South Main in front of the Gunnison Art Center, Downtown Gunnison
Feel free to say HI when you see me out there! YAY summer - Michelle Burns 970-333-0142