Upcoming Events

 

Upcoming Events

Paddle to Elkin Valley Fiddlers by the River Event

Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 9:00am - Sunday, May 11, 2014 - 10:00am

9 AM meet at Crater Park in Elkin, then shuttle to Ronda where paddle to Elkin begins, followed by camping at Crater Park. Saturday, the fun begins at 11 AM when the Elkin Valley Fiddlers by the Rivers presents its all-day old-time music festival featuring the Kruger Brothers.

Tour de Yadkin 2014

Friday, June 6, 2014 (All day) - Saturday, June 28, 2014 (All day)

Tour de Yadkin (TdY ’14) is Yadkin Riverkeeper’s (YRK) annual signature event, with REI as its major funder. Each year during the month of June, YRK connects people to the water and outdoors with multiple opportunities to paddle, camp, hike, fish, swim, etc. Additionally, TdY affords YRK the opportunity to reach communities and engage citizens about the importance of a clean and healthy Yadkin River, for not only human consumption and use, but aquatic life as well. The Yadkin River serves as the drinking water supply to more than 730,000 people.

Conversations from the River with Henry Winkler

Sunday, September 28, 2014 (All day)

Henry Winkler is an acclaimed actor, director, producer, New York Times best-selling author, philanthropist and avid fly fisherman. His portrayal of Arthur “Fonzie” Fonzarelli on the hit series “Happy Days” won him two consecutive Golden Globe Awards and three Emmy nominations. Between 2003 and 2007, he co-authored 12 children’s novels with the series titled “Hank Zipzer, the World’s Greatest Underachiever.”