It’s June and the kayaks are coming! Every year at this time the Great Castell Kayak Race takes it’s mark.
This year the race is on June 4th and starts at the Llano River RV Park at 9AM. Registration is from 7-8:30, after which Jerialice Arsenault will give a short talk about Chemo Sabe, the charity inspired by the death of her sister from cancer.The Expedition School of Austin, Texas will be producing the race and will give a short demo of paddling techniques for the newbies.
This year there is something new created by Ted Stewart at the Llano River RV park in Mason County at the river - The "Llano River Junebug Jam" to benefit Chemo Sabe, a cancer outreach charity. The Jam will be on Friday night, June 3rd, at the RV Park, beginning at 7PM featuring some of Texas’ finest songwriters.
At the finish line there will be more music all day on June 4th starting at 11:30, starring Red Eye Carl, Joe Atkinson, Hillhouse, and at 3PM, the Dallas Songwriters Association Stage.
Music is the vehicle for Chemo Sabe programs supporting people in treatment for cancer by providing music, performers and integrative events in treatment centers and family fundraisers, cancer walks and more.
If you can’t paddle, surely you can dance!
Look in Hill Country Happenings for more info or listen to KBAY FM or KRVL FM for give-aways and fun facts.