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Palm Beach Paddlefest Announcement

Save the Date!

Palm Beach Paddlefest

9AM - 3PM


Palm Beach Paddlefest is a family-friendly event featuring two timed races with trophies and cash prizes for top finishers, a free kid's SUP race with participation medals, free paddle eco-tours, yoga, exhibitor expo, music, face painting and more. This festival caters to both new and experienced paddlers and everyone with a love of the water!




About the Races

There will be two races at Palm Beach Paddlefest: a 2-mile race and a 6-mile race!
Each race will be made up of 6 categories for both men and women.

SUP 12'6 | SUP 14 | Prone (All) | OC-1 | OC-2 | Surfski Single | Kayak | Other

The preregistration race fee is $50 dollars for the 6 mile race and $40 for the 2 mile race ($65 and $55 respectively race day registration) and it includes a t-shirt and a chance to win a custom trophy or medal and cash prizes.

There will be a Free Kid's Fun SUP Race with medals for all participants.

Don't have a paddle board? No worries! A limited supply SUP's will be available to rent on a first come first serve basis. Race registration will begin at 9:00 AM and the 6 mile race will start promptly at 10:00 AM and the 2 mile race will start promptly at 11:30 AM. Following the races be sure to stick around for awards at about 12:30 PM and a family friendly day filled with vendors, free guided paddle tours, music, face painter, and other kids activities!


Packet Pickup


Blueline Surf & Paddle
997 Florida A1A, Jupiter, FL 33477


Race Maps

The two-mile race includes two laps, and the six-mile race three laps accommodating both men and women with six categories including SUP 12'6, SUP 14, Prone (all), OC-1, Surfski Single and Kayak. It is our goal to make the both races safe, challenging and fun all at the same time.

6-Mile Race
3 Laps


2-Mile Race
2 Laps


Kid's Race
2 Laps



Awards and Cash Prizes

6 Mile Race Awards: First place winners (by age group) within each category will receive a trophy. Second and third place winners (by age group) will receive a medal.

2 Mile Race Awards: Awards will be given out to SUP (All ages) for 1st through 5th place. First place winner will receive a trophy. Second through fifth place will receive a medal.

6-mile Stand Up (14' and under)
Male & Female

1st: $750
2nd: $500
3rd: $250

Male & Female

1st: $250






2020 Palm Beach Paddlefest Photo Galleries


A Thank You to Our Current Sponsors!

Become a Sponsor!

It's with great excitement that the Marine Industries Association of Palm Beach County announces the 5th Annual Palm Beach Paddlefest and expo, one of the most exciting paddle races in South Florida, is returning to Jupiter, Florida on February 6, 2021.

The family oriented event has grown every year and we expect that trend to continue as hundreds are expected to attend the event this year at Harbourside Place. The Palm Beach Paddlefest audience is stand up paddlers, water sport enthusiasts, individuals who are interested in the outdoors and race enthusiasts. This event is a great chance to showcase your company's products and services to these interested consumers as well as general spectators at the premier downtown destination for shopping, dining, luxury hotel, entertainment and boating ~ Harbourside Place.

Your participation at this successful event will give your product and company access to new audiences! We'd like to invite you to participate as a sponsor where you will be able to display, demo and sell your products and services throughout the event. Live music, food, drinks and prized will also be featured for the public.

Sponsorship levels include:

  • Presenting Sponsor
  • Race Sponsor
  • Apparel Sponsor
  • Racer's Lounge Sponsor
  • Band & Stage Sponsor
  • Photo Board Sponsor
  • Support Sponsor
  • Banner Display Sponsor

Vendor Information

Palm Beach Paddlefest is a free, family-friendly event that features a variety of exhibitors, paddle board races, free water-based demonstrations, live music and so much more!

Palm Beach Paddlefest was founded and produced by the Marine Industries Association of Palm Beach County (MIAPBC). MIAPBC is a not-for-profit organization created to promote and protect the sound growth of the marine industry in Palm Beach County for the benefit and education of its members, the community, and the environment.