Do This: Pasco Paddlepalooza

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Cathy Salustri
Do This: Pasco Paddlepalooza

Pasco Paddlepalooza

Various locations throughout the Waterfront Bayou Business District, Pasco County, 727-842-1070,

FRIDAY-SUNDAY: You know why we tolerate all the madness that is this glorious state? Two words: Sunshine and water. Get your Florida on this weekend at Pasco Paddlepalooza. Paddle your way through a poker run, compete in a Dragon Boat race, sweep the kayak fishing tournament, compete in the bridge-to-bridge challenge... the three-day fest has planty of ways to get your feet wet. The waters twining around the Waterfront Bayou Busines District will teem with reasons to remember that yeah, OK, we might have some craziness in Tallahassee, but out on the water, life is good. No kayak or SUP? Come for the Landlubber Scavenger Hunt, live music, and general merriment.

About The Author

Cathy Salustri

Cathy's portfolio includes pieces for Visit Florida, USA Today and regional and local press. In 2016, UPF published Backroads of Paradise, her travel narrative about retracing the WPA-era Florida driving tours that was featured in The New York Times. Cathy speaks about Florida history for the Osher Lifelong Learning...
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