Friday, September 19, 2008

Celebrate the Water

Riverkeeper’s 3rd Annual New York Waterfest

A bottled water free celebration of New York City water!

Sunday, October 12
North Cove Marina, Battery Park City, NYC

Bring your own bottles to Water Fest to refill with New York City’s premier tap water for free!

Water Fest is a day devoted to celebrating New York City water – the water we drink, the water we play in, and the water that surrounds us. Join Riverkeeper, New York’s #1 water protector, for a day of fun on the Hudson with paddling activities, live music, great food and more. Take the NYC Tap Water Taste Test and join our Take Back the Tap NY campaign to promote and protect NYC’s first-rate tap water.

* The Paddle Rally includes paddling activities for everyone -- from first-timers to advanced paddlers -- kids to grandparents. Don't miss the Big Apple Splash raft flotilla, Kayak Poker Run, Floating Meditation, or kayak demonstrations and lessons. 8am-5pm.
* Water City at North Cove Marina will feature live music, great food, wellness and relaxation tents, and New York’s leading clean water advocates ready to answer your water questions. 12-5pm

No comments: