ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Paddle and Trail is celebrating their 2nd Anniversary by hosting a free open house at the Regional Activity Center on Windsor Lake in Loves Park on Saturday, September 1, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. It will be a great family day on Windsor Lake with a climbing wall, free kayak and stand up paddleboard demos, refreshments, and free fishing on the lake.
On Sunday, September 2, they continue the celebration with “Celebrate Rockford Day”, starting with a Breakfast Paddle to the Burpee at 8:30 a.m., and later, a visit to Rick’s Picks exhibit at the Burpee Museum. The celebration continues in the afternoon at the Millennium Center, 220 South Madison Street, Rockford at 3:00 p.m. with a free reception featuring guest speaker Frank Schier speaking on the “Rock River Trail Initiative”. The winner of Paddle and Trail’s “Gear Up. Head Out. Photo Contest” will be announced. After the reception, guests are invited to head over to enjoy the On the Waterfront music festival. To join any of Paddle and Trail’s 2nd Anniversary Celebration events register at www.paddleandtrail.com or call 815-636-9066..