Introducing the First Annual Moon River Kayak & SUP Race benefiting Ogeechee Riverkeeper

This 4-mile paddle race will start at Butterbean Beach and travel up and back Moon River, through the Branches and under the Moon River Bridge. There will also be a 1-mile Butterbean Beach fun race. Mark your calendars on July 22, 2017  for a morning of fun and competition!

When: Saturday, July 22, 2017

6:30 AMRace check-in starts
8:00 AMMoon River race begins (4 miles)
8:15 AMButterbean Beach race begins (1 mile)
11:00 AMAwards Ceremony


Where: Rodney J. Hall Boat Ramp (Butterbean Beach), 25 Diamond Causeway, Savannah, GA 31406


Price: $35 per race entry until July 1, $40 July 1-July 21. No race day registration. Race t-shirt included with registration.

How to Register:


  • Top three male and female finishers for kayak and SUP in the 4-mile race
  • Top male and female finishers in the 1-mile race
  • Special award: Best dressed racer!

Volunteers needed!

Sign up to be a volunteer for the event at

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Thank you, Race Sponsors!

Bee Green Pest Control

Savannah Canoe & Kayak

Georgia Golf Course Superintendents Association

Moon River Brewing Company

Deep South Orchid Society

Ogeechee River Boat Company

House of Strut

Driftaway Cafe

Clayton Digital Reprographics

Sandfly Bar-B-Q