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VKOC - New Year's Eve Paddle & Dinner [EARLY BIRD PRICING UNTIL 12/1]
**REGISTER @ VKOC.NET/BOOK-NOW/** #Bring in the New Year with live music, food, drinks, and the most awesome fireworks paddle ever! [#EARLY #BIRD #PRICING NOW AVAILABLE UNTIL DECEMBER 1ST] Party starts early with LIVE Music at 7PM! Get ready for big event. The Fireworks paddle launches at 10:30 PM lights and noisemakers included. Attire is park formal - That means you should wear your good flip flops. We always have a good time. Join us and share the night. #How to Book Select your preferred equipment (paddleboard, kayak, or beach hike) and book one spot per person. #WHATS INCLUDED: Paddle or Hike Music Dinner For Paddlers: boat or board, life jacket, paddle, and lights For Hikers: bug spray and thermacells for the group (wear good walking shoes you will need them) Fun is FREE if you let it happen #REGISTRATION: Pre-Registration is REQUIRED. It is New Years Eve, so expect some delays getting into the park. Walk ins will be subject to avalibility. Call in advance if you did not register online! #WHERE, WHAT, WHEN? Meet at VKOC starting at 7:00pm but no later than 9pm. We will have refreshments for everyone. You may bring beer or wine just remember to drink in moderation. Debauchery is okay but drunken debauchery is frowned upon. #DINNER Appetizers will be served staring at 7:30PM, Dinner will follow at 8:30. Menue will be published shortly, past menus have ranged from Burgers, Hotdogs, Roasted Pig, Vegetable Curry, Corn on a Cob, AND MORE. WE DON'T SKIMP OUT ON FOOD! #Firework Paddle: Launch Time is 10:30 pm Fireworks start at 12AM. That mean be ready by 10:30pm We will have anchors and line to raft up. Feel free to bring your own as well. #What you can expect to see: From the water: Fireworks from South Beach and Bayfront Park shows from the comfort of our flotilla; Coconut Grove, Key Biscayne, and the BIG SHOW -- Fisher Island. The route is sheltered and away from direct boat channel traffic. We'll skirt the coast to avoid the other crazies. From Land: Fireworks from Fisher Island, South Beach, and Bayfront Park We have food, cold drinks, clean bathrooms, and showers at Virginia Key Outdoor Center. Come celebrate. Bring a towel, change of clothes, any comfort items you may like. Cameras are strongly recommended. Hikers, bring a seat for the beach or a blanket to sit or lay back. ** REGISTER @ VKOC.NET/BOOK-NOW/ **

Virginia Key Outdoor Center

3801 Rickenbacker Causeway (At the Lagoon) · Miami, FL

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What we're about

South Florida Kayak Fishing is a meeting place for all who enjoy the sport of kayak or canoe fishing. We will host paddles, provide tournament information, host fishing contests and schedule workshops so that we can share our knowledge and improve our skills. We will paddle and fish anywhere the fish are biting. Tight lines!

Membership Fees:

None. Membership is free.

Club Rules:

By joining the South Florida Kayak Fishing you agree to follow club rules:

Always wear your PFD
Comply with all fishing regulations
Maintain an active fishing license as applicable
Demonstrate prudent judgment
Avoid dangerous conditions
Use paddling gear that is safe, seaworthy and appropriate for the intended paddle
You are solely responsible for your personal safety and that of any guests you may bring to a club event
You will assist a fellow paddler if necessary
No one gets left behind
Know your limits and respect the water
Have FUN!!

Club rules may change from time to time as deemed necessary. The goal is to have fun, catch fish and become better at what we do.

Trips & Events

Distributing information on upcoming events is key to a successful club. Group members are strongly encourage to suggest meetups. If you plan on fishing on any given day, and you want to invite others along, just suggest a meetup. If you know of a tournament or other organizations event that may be of interest to club members, share it.

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If you are looking to promote your business; your support is welcomed. However, please refrain from posting events. Businesses looking for promotional opportunities should contact the Club Organizer. Any events posted without approval will be removed and business members will be banned from the club. The club is free to its members but it is not free to run. Business Sponsorship opportunities and Member Perks are excellent ways to support the club.

For more information, please contact Esther, The Paddle House, 786.307.3816

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