June 29, 2019
Children’s Events, Live Music, Great Food
- 10 am – Registration for Paddle the Canal begins
- 10:45 am – The Barrel of Aquavit leaves the Distillery and heads for the dock
- 11 am – The Aquavit is launched followed by the Paddle the Canal flotilla of little boats
- Noon – The boats return and activities at the dock continue until 3 pm
Events for Children
including a MESS touch tank with sea creatures from the waters of the Hood Canal.
Great Food from Local Vendors
The Union City Market, known for their innovative culinary, will have food for children and adults alike. The Tides and Nina’s Lake Cushman Cafe will join us.
The Aquavit Garden will feature cocktails and Aquavit and oysters that have been freshly harvested.
The Distillery will be open from 10 am to 6 pm (closed for the race noon to 2:30), and will serve samples of their aquavit all day.
Post Party in Hoodsport 2:30-5 Sunshine Creations will feature art by local artists The Friends of the Library will be selling books in front of the Distillery from 2:30-5 and watercolor paintings for sale
The Hardware Distillery is a very short walk from the Dock.