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August 17 @ 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Take part in the largest paddlesport festival on the the nations greatest river, the Mississippi!
Help us set a new world record for the Largest Raft of Canoes/Kayaks.
Experience the Mississippi River free of commercial barge traffic.
All paddle crafts are welcome to attend, but only kayaks and canoes may participate in the World Record Attempt.
Join Floatzilla and choose from one of 6 launch locations across the Quad Cities.
Make your way to Lake Potter in Rock Island to join the group for food, fun, and a World Record attempt for largest raft of kayaks and canoes!
Don’t have a kayak or canoe? Check out our list of outfitters that attend Floatzilla. Our outfitters will meet up with you at a launch point with the boat, then wait at Sunset Park to pick it up after you finish paddling. Find our list of outfitters HERE.
River Action provides a shuttle service from Sunset Park back to each of the Illinois launch sites. Paddlers who launch from Iowa must paddle back to Credit Island for shuttle service to back to each of the Iowa launch sites.
Sign up for the biggest paddle festival on the Mississippi River at riveraction.org/floatzilla