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2018 American Whitewater Feather River Festival


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The fourth weekend of September marks Rafting Magazine's favorite river festival: Feather Fest. The North Fork of the Feather River releases the last weekend of September every year. Join American Whitewater and the Chico Paddleheads for this awesome weekend of fun and river carnage. Rock Creek, Tobin, and Lobin sections of the North Feather are all running.

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Friday Night

5:30-7:30 Dinner

6:00 PM – Beer Garden Open

7:00 – AW Stewardship Presentation

7:30 PM: Feather River Festival Film Series (120 minutes)

FOR/AW – Can’t Dam Your Way to Paradise (3:44 Minutes)

AW – This Is the Nolichucky (11:23 Minutes)

Nick Prete – Soul Rafter: Kern River (4:21 Minutes)

Evan Moore – Send (3:37 Minutes)

Ben Webb – Confluir (39 Minutes)

Rafting Magazine – Giant Gap Wild and Scenic (14 Minutes)

Patagonia – Blue Heart (40 Minutes)

Saturday

8:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Breakfast

8:30 am - 12:30 pm: Tobin Race Registration/Check in

9:00 AM: 900 CFS Release

9:00 am - 10:30 am: Slalom Race: Practice and Registration/Check in

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Demo Vendors open

10:30 am: Slalom Race: Participants Meeting

10:30 AM: Lobin Race Volunteer Meeting / Race Registration

10:50 Am: Lobin Race Safety Meeting

11:00 am - 2:00 pm: Slalom Race Begins

11:00 AM: Lobin Race Start

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

12:45 pm: Tobin Race Participants Meeting

1:00 pm Tobin Race Staggered Starts begin

3:00 PM: Flows Ramp Down (150 CFS/Hour)

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM: Dinner

6:00 PM – Beer Garden Open

7:00 PM: AMERICAN WHITEWATER PARTY, SILENT AUCTION & RAFFLE

7:00 PM – 10:00 pm: Smokey and the Groove

10:00 PM – Midnight: IGT DJ

Sunday

8:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Breakfast

9:00 AM: 900 CFS Release

9:00 AM: Camp Clean up

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM: Demo Vendors open

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

3:00 PM: Flows Ramp Down (150 CFS/Hour)

Earlier Event: October 14
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