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Friends Caring for Cowan Lake State Park is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit

​​​Lake Fest is an event to celebrate Cowan Lake and our community.


The event will begin Saturday morning and continue into the afternoon with a variety of on the water activities and end with watching the sailing races Sunday afternoon.


The time in between will be chock full of fun activities like kayak excursions, fishing, geocaching, races, bonfires, music, stargazing, wildlife presentations, volleyball, and overnight camping right on the beach!


​​Schedule:     


Saturday, July 20

12:30 pm – Registration Opens

1 - 5 pm – Stand Up Paddleboard, Canoe and Kayak Stations Open

1 - 7:30 pm – Pontoon Ferry Rides between Campground and Public Beaches

1 - 8 pm – Sand Volleyball Available

1:30 - 7:30 pm – Horse Carriage rides from Ferry at Campground Beach to Commissary-$3 for kids & $5 for Adults (cash only)

1:30 pm – Sailing Kayak Registration Opens at the Beach

2 - 5 pm – Sailing Kayak Programs

2 - 6 pm – Food Truck - Beaugard’s

3 - 7 pm – Food Truck - Young’s Dairy

3 - 5 pm – Slip and Slide for all ages and Kids Games/Activities at Shelter House

4 - 6 pm – Fire Truck Visit

5 - 6 pm – Horsefeathers’ Farm; featuring two Wallaby Joeys

6 - 7 pm – Raptor Show

7 - 9 pm – Better Daze Band; Live classic rock music and dancing on the beach.

9 pm – Cincinnati Astronomical Society and the Warren County Astronomical Society will be hosting Stargazing on the Beach


10 - 12 pm – Bonfire on the Beach; bring your own smores!

Sunday, July 21

8 - 10 am – $5.00 Pancake Breakfast at the Beach House (cash only)

8 am – Race Registration

8:45 am – Race Participants to Starting Area

9 - 11 am – Paddle Races

9 am - 12 pm – Catching Fire Youth Fishing Derby at Youth Pond; awards following

10 am – Beginning Geocaching

11 am – Awards and Raffle Drawing

11 am – Camping Ends


1:45 pm – Cowan Lake Sailing Association Sailing Races



Stay tuned for more information about Cowan Lake Fest!!!


Contact: lakefest@cowanlakestatepark.com for more information.

Cowan Lake Fest  - July 20  & 21

WIN A KAYAK!

Kayak Raffle Tickets will be sold as a fundraiser for the Friends Caring for Cowan.


Tickets: $5 each or $20 for 5. (cash only)

​6 Mile Canoe/Kayak Race
3 Mile SUP/Rec Canoe/Rec Kayak Race

Online registration is $15 (+ $1.78 service fee)

Race Day registration $20 
Online registration ends 7/16/2019

Download mail in Race Registration Form

Cowan Lake State Park