Join OKC’s Boathouse District for their annual Stars & Stripes River Festival! This 4th of July-themed family festival features the RIVERSPORT Challenge race, rowing, dragon boat and whitewater raft racing plus fireworks at the end of the race day.
Festivalgoers can also enjoy the OKC Thunder’s “OG&E ThunderBolt” fan experience and Olympic Day festivities featuring OKC’s high performance athletes. Plus, there will be food trucks, live music and more!
RIVERSPORT Adventures and Rapids will be open throughout the day offering whitewater rafting, adventure courses, zip lines and more.
Race events throughout the day include:
RIVERSPORT Challenge – 500-meter kayak race/5K run duathlon. Register online here.
Stars & Stripes Regatta - 900-meter rowing races featuring top master rowers from the region.
PaddleFest Dragon Boat Festival - 500-meter dragon boat races.
RIVERSPORT Whitewater Rafting League - RIVERSPORT Rapids Championships.
OGE NightSprints - Corporate Rowing and Dragon Boat League championship racing under the lights.
For the full schedule, click here.
The family festival will be 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, June 24. Admission to the event is free. Parking is $10 and benefits the programs of the nonprofit OKC Boathouse Foundation.
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