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Swift Canoe and Kayak Day! - April 21st, 2018


Bill Swift will be on site to answer questions, talk about the new 2018 Boat lineup and deliver two seminars! 


11:00 am - Composite Canoe Design and Construction

1:30 pm - Composite Kayak Design and Construction



Swift Demo Day! - May 12th, 2018. 10am-4pm


Swift Canoe & Kayak will be at Rutabaga to help you test paddle Swift Canoes, Kayaks and Pack Boats!

If there are specific boats in their lineup that you would like to demo, please send an email to bill.swift@swiftcanoe.com to ensure the boat(s) you are interested in will be available for you to try!




Confluence On Water Demo Day! - June 2nd, 2018. 10am-4pm


Confluence will be at Rutabaga to help you test paddle their boat brands! (Boardworks, Dagger, Mad River Canoes, Perception, and Wilderness Systems).




Northstar On Water Demo Day! - June 3rd, 2018. 11am-3pm


Northstar will be at Rutabaga to help you test paddle their boats!






Door County Sea Kayak Symposium

Door County Sea Kayak Symposium - July 13-15, 2018


Join us as we celebrate 15 years of the Door County Sea Kayak Symposium, where we build a community of sea kayakers for a few days each summer. Whether you are an experienced kayaker or just beginning, the Door County Sea Kayak Symposium is a weekend of fun, growth and learning for everyone! Additional details can be found at www.everyonepaddles.com.






Canoecopia - March 8-10, 2019


What is Canoecopia? The best antidote for March's cabin fever!  Do you want to receive our show guide for 2019? Add your name to get next year's 2019 Canoecopia Show Guide.