Current Events

2023 Events 

Community Social Paddle

In cooperation with Suttons Bay Bikes & Surf, our free community paddle welcomes beginners to seasoned paddlers.  We begin the season at Cedar Lake and as the water temp gets warmer, we move to The Vineyard Inn on Suttons Bay.  Please follow us on Instagram and Facebook for current location.  This is a BYOBoard/paddle event.  Leashes and PFD’s are required.

  • We meet Thursday evenings at 6:30pm – starting in May

Other Local Events:

  • Memorial Day Challenge – online event organized by 4The22 – May 27 to May 29, 2023 –
  • Intro to SUP Racing for Kids FREE Clinic Friday June 16th, 2023 at 6:30pm – Location:  Taylor Park, Long Lake   To register your child/teen please go to:

Local Races:

  • 45 North Solstice Paddle Festival 2023, June 25 @ 1338 N Pebble Beach Dr, Suttons Bay, MI – @paddle45
  • RAPA NUI – Power Island 2023, August 12 @ Bowers Harbor, Grand Traverse County, MI –

The Paddle45 and RAPA NUI, have race options from recreational to advanced.  Paddle45 has a kids race as well.  Come join us for one or more of these races through competing or cheering for your fellow paddlers.  To register for one or more of these races or for more information on these and other races around the Midwest and entire United States, please visit:

Please check out our Facebook and Instagram pages for more events and updates!