7th Annual Octoberfish Festival and Paddle Regatta.
October 6 Charleston Marina boat launch (541) 888-5558.
8:30 - 12:00 Paddle Regatta @ Charleston Marina boat launch
12:00 - 6:00 Festival @ Old Charleston School
Begin the day exploring the South Slough with the paddling enthusiasts of Coos Bay’s new SurfRider chapter! Bring your own kayak, canoe or stand up paddle board, life vest, dress up in estuary themed costume and join a huge flotilla of paddle enthusiasts on a 4 mile round trip journey from Charleston to Valino Island. Registration begins at 8, with a suggested fee of $15, and paddles depart at 8:30. To sign up please call: (541) 888-5558.