The eighth annual Manhasset Bay Kayak Run is set for Saturday, July 21.
Starting at the North Hempstead’s , the event requires participants to paddle at their own pace to as many designated locations as possible around Manhasset Bay, where they collect raffle tickets. The more locations on the bay participants go to, the more raffle tickets they receive to win prizes.
To participate, pick up and complete a registration forms at the Town Dock, , or , all in Port Washington.
Registration forms can also be downloaded from the Town of North Hempstead’s website and dropped off at Atlantic Outfitters.
All are welcome, and no experience is necessary. Those under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. All participants must wear an approved personal flotation device. Discounted kayak rentals will be available at Atlantic Outfitters. Kayaks may be launched from the Town Dock, , Inspiration Wharf, and anywhere else you have access to the Bay.
Sponsors of this event include the , The , Atlantic Outfitters, and the Department of Community Services. All proceeds will go to the Community Chest of Port Washington and its 24 member agencies, serving the people of Port. For more information, call 311 or Atlantic Outfitters at 516-767-2215.