New England Outdoor Center – 30th Anniversary Celebration
Thursday August 16th 2012. Come and join us for all or part of this Celebration – events are free unless otherwise noted & all are welcome to join in. www.neoc.com
6.00-10.00 am – Sunrise Pontoon Boat Ride. $2.00 Mimosas in the River Drivers Restaurant followed by Muffins on our pontoon boat while you tour Millinocket Lake enjoying stunning views of Katahdin. Trips leave hourly on a first come/first served basis.
11.00-1.00pm – Scavenger Hunt – Look for NEOC artifacts on the Twin Pines/River Drivers Ground – Maps will be provided.
1.00-3.00pm – Paddle Your Own Canoe! Join Warren Richardson on site as he demonstrates the art of his hand crafted wooden canoes.
1.00-2.00pm – Children’s activities on the Lawn in front of the River Drivers Restaurant including but not limited to water ballooning.
2.00-3.00pm – Make your own Blueberry Ice Cream and Eat It! This is a great activity for children and enthusiastic adults. Work with our Talented Chefs & Wait Staff making your own Maine Blueberry Ice-cream on the lawn.
4.00-5.00pm – Early Evening Paddle. Bring your Family and your Friends and join our Canoe Parade.
6.00pm – Dine River Style under our Tent. Our River food and BBQ will be a meal to remember. $10. Gritty’s will be in the house for the evening.
5.30-7.00pm – Live Music – Cold Water Cure.
7.00pm -10.00pm “NEOC” presents the 7th Annual Reel Paddling Film Festival. This will be an outdoor Screening of the international film tour featuring the best of 27 inspiring paddling films.