Date: Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Leader: Darrel Grove
Location: Durty Nellie's, 180 N. Smith Street, Palatine, IL Rapid Media's 11th annual Film Festival showcases the world's best paddling films to audiences in Canada, the US and around the world. The festival inspires more people to explore rivers, lakes and oceans, push physical and emotional extremes, embrace the lifestyle and appreciate the heritage of the wild places we paddle.
Tickets: $12 in advance; $15 at the door. Only 120 tickets are available so get them while you still can. Go to Ticket River to buy tickets.
The film contest awards winners in 10 categories and then tours the films to more than 100 cities and 30,000 outdoor adventure enthusiasts.
Doors open at 6:30 pm and the show begins at 7:00. We will be showing 2 1/2 hours of whitewater kayaking, canoeing, sea kayaking, SUP and wilderness paddling films.
This event is sponsored by Chicago Whitewater Association.