Cowan Lake Fest - July 20 & 21

Cowan Lake State Park Public Beach

1021 Yankee Rd. · Wilmington, OH

How to find us

On the Public Beach. Follow the signs to Lake Fest!!!

Location image of event venue

Details

**This is posted for informational purposes**

Lake Fest is an event to celebrate Cowan Lake and our community. This year it's extra special because it is Cowan Lake State Park's 50th Birthday!

The event will begin Saturday morning and continue into the afternoon with a variety of on the water activities and end with watching the sailing races Sunday afternoon.

The time in between will be chock full of fun activities like kayak excursions, fishing, geocaching, races, bonfires, music, stargazing, wildlife presentations, volleyball, and overnight camping right on the beach!

Schedule:

Saturday, July 20
12:30 pm – Registration Opens
1 - 5 pm – Stand Up Paddleboard, Canoe and Kayak Stations Open
1 - 7:30 pm – Pontoon Ferry Rides between Campground and Public Beaches
1 - 8 pm – Sand Volleyball Available
1:30 - 7:30 pm – Horse Carriage rides from Ferry at Campground Beach to Commissary-$3 for kids & $5 for Adults (cash only)
1:30 pm – Sailing Kayak Registration Opens at the Beach
2 - 5 pm – Sailing Kayak Programs
2 - 6 pm – Food Truck - Beaugard’s
3 - 7 pm – Food Truck - Young’s Dairy
3 - 5 pm – Slip and Slide for all ages and Kids Games/Activities at Shelter House
4 - 6 pm – Fire Truck Visit
5 - 6 pm – Horsefeathers’ Farm; featuring two Wallaby Joeys
6 - 7 pm – Raptor Show
7 - 9 pm – Better Daze Band; Live classic rock music and dancing on the beach.
9 pm – Cincinnati Astronomical Society and the Warren County Astronomical Society will be hosting Stargazing on the Beach
10 - 12 pm – Bonfire on the Beach; bring your own smores!

Sunday, July 21
8 - 10 am – $5.00 Pancake Breakfast at the Beach House (cash only)
8 am – Race Registration
8:45 am – Race Participants to Starting Area
9 - 11 am – Paddle Races
9 am - 12 pm – Catching Fire Youth Fishing Derby at Youth Pond; awards following
10 am – Beginning Geocaching
11 am – Awards and Raffle Drawing
11 am – Camping Ends
1:45 pm – Cowan Lake Sailing Association Sailing Races

For more information http://www.cowanlakestatepark.com/lake-fest.html

For FREE!! camping registration:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cowan-lake-fest-2019-public-beach-camping-registration-tickets-56059846510

To register for Paddle Race Registration:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-cowan-lake-fest-paddle-race-tickets-56060125344