Zoar Outdoor Events

Join us for one of our many events throughout the year! Check out the listings below for everything from paddling events where you can meet other boaters to festivals for the whole family.

Saturday, 06/25/2016

Volunteer- to help with one of our events

Volunteers needed!  Each season Zoar Outdoor hosts a number of great events and this year we are asking for a little help from the paddling community.  If your interested in becoming more involved with a bunch of fun paddlers check out some of our options to help.

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DemoFest & Deerfield River Festival Weekend

Our DemoFest is always one of our biggest events for the summer.  This is a great opportunity to take advantage of free boat demos and free teasers for our instruction clinics.  There are also opportunities to meet and paddle with professional paddlers.  This year we are combining two great events, our DemoFest and the American Whitewater Deerfield River Festival.  We’re very excited for all the new energy this change is bringing into the event.  Some changes include: a Friday night speaker hosted at Zoar Outdoor; Saturday will be focused on bringing in new folks to the sport, demoing boats and celebrating releases in the evening in the fairgrounds; Sunday we’ll return to free mini-clinics, boat demos, and possibly a downriver race on the Dryway Section of the Deerfield River.

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Saturday, 07/30/2016

Girls Only “Because We Rule” Weekend Clinics

Women this is the weekend to take time for yourself, to be adventurous and feel more confident and competent.  Don’t be intimidated by the fact that this is a women's only weekend.  In fact the whole point of the weekend is to laugh and feel connected to others learning new skills too.  We will be hosting a two day novice I, two day class II and a one day buddy boating basic swiftwater rescue courses.

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Saturday, 10/01/2016

Paddling School Reunion

Our end of season gathering with new and former students.  Enjoy two days of socializing and fine tuning skills you been mastering through the summer.

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