OABI Beach Fest – 8/9/14

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$15 adv / $25 day of / $35 OABI Race | All Ages | 10 AM – 8 PM
Music by: The Macpodz | Erno the Inferno (Slow Jams / Paxahau) | Brian Sheehan
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No board or boat? No problem!

FREE SUP’s & kayaks available for Paddlerama courtesy of Great-Lakes Surf & Detroit River Sports.

Fee based rentals are available for SUPs and Kayaks for OABI race event. Contact for details

Green Veil Outdoor is pleased to present, in partnership with Grand Circus Media, Ashore, Detroit Surf Co, and Detroit River Sports, OABI BEACH FEST, taking place on the shores of Belle Isle Beach, Detroit on Saturday, August 9, 2014.

OABI is the first-ever paddle event and festival of its kind to take place in Detroit. No experience needed, OABI features the “paddlerama exhibition” featuring a series of onsite classes, demonstrations, contests, and sprint competitions as well as a featuring a seven-mile race around the island for experienced paddlers & racers.

OABI will also feature live music, craft beer, food trucks, local vendors and much more. Event attendees will have the opportunity to check out and try an array of new stand-up paddleboards, kayaks and crew throughout the festival grounds.

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Cocktail Culture – 4/5/14 at Royal Oak Farmers Market

Craft cocktails have seen a wondrous resurgence in today’s drinking scene. The days of proper drinks have returned and barkeeps continue to deliver sense enhancing libations that hearken back to the days of Prohibition and the revered Speakeasy.

Liquid Events Detroit & Bailout Productions have teamed together to produce MI COCKTAIL CULTURE on April 5th at the Royal Oak Farmers Market. This inaugural event will feature Metro Detroit’s most renowned drinking establishments and their legendary recipes. Each location has been paired with a top shelf spirit to create a signature cocktail for this highly anticipated event. Attendees will have the opportunity to taste their way around the venue interacting with purveyors, bartenders and distillery representatives.

Proceeds from this event will benefit Camp Casey ( – a nonprofit horseback riding program for children with cancer and their families.

Each attendee receives FIFTEEN BEVERAGE SAMPLES with their admission.

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