The Chicago Whitewater Association will be hosting the the Reel Paddling Film Festival World Tour at Durty Nellies in Palatine, IL on June 18th at 7:00PM (doors open at 6:30). Of the films available on the tour, CWA has selected 2.5 hours of films featuring whitewater kayaking, sea kayaking, SUP, canoeing, paddle racing and river stewardship.
CWA is pleased to have the support of Rocktown Adventures, Erehwon Mountain Outfitter,Great Lakes Kayak and The Yak Shack as sponsors. Each has donated great prizes that will be raffled off during the intermission of the event. Additionally, Sweet Water Brewing Company will be providing drink vouchers to the first 40 participants (over the age of 21).
Tickets can be purchased online in advance for $12 (adult), $10 (student):
Tickets will also be available at the door (if not sold out) for $15.
Rapid Media’s 10th annual Reel Paddling Film Festival showcases the world’s best paddling films to audiences in Canada, United States and around the world. The festival inspires more people to explore rivers, lakes and oceans, push physical and emotional extremes, embrace the lifestyle and appreciate the heritage of the wild places we paddle.The Reel Paddling Film Festival is a film contest awarding winning films in 10 categories. The winners and other shortlisted films are then toured to more than 100 cities around the world, screening for an audience of more than 30,000 outdoor adventure enthusiasts and their friends and families.