Island Paddle Fest

The Island Paddle Fest is a 5.5-mile kayak, canoe, and paddleboard race around "The Island" in historic Columbus, Mississippi. The race will begin and end at the Riverwalk.

Register before May 1, 2017 to receive early-bird pricing of $40 and guaranteed t-shirt on race day. Registration cost from May 1 - June 2 is $45. Day-of registration is $50.

Check-in begins at 8 a.m. The kayak and canoe races will begin at 9 a.m., and the paddle board race will begin at 9:15.

All proceeds benefit Lowndes County Imagination Library, a nonprofit that focuses on early childhood literacy.


**Please note this is a Bring Your Own Boat event, so don't forget to bring your canoe, kayak, or paddleboard! Life vest required to race.**

8:00 a.m. - Racer check-in begins

9:00 a.m. - Kayak and Canoe Race begins

9:15 a.m. - Paddle Board Race begins

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Joe Stibler3AllAllGuy
Don Zant4AllAllGuy
James Zant5AllAllGuy
Rickey Nowell6AllAllGuy
Melissa Beck1AllAllGirl
Stan Murray2AllAllGuy

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.


Jun 3, 2017


Columbus, MS