Wausau River Fest kayak white water hooligan raceHead on down to the Whitewater Park in downtown Wausau Saturday and Sunday June 11-12 for the 1st annual Wausau Riverfest. The event starts with a 5K fun run and then moves into kayak and canoe demonstrations, competitions, food, hooligan race, and recreational water release on the course Sunday. There’s even a whitewater theme film festival Saturday night at the VFW.

Details for the event can be found at Wausau Whitewater site.

Lots of changes and additions have been made to the whitewater course this spring. You can check out the action in the in the following video clip.