Join us for a special fundraising event at Simpson County Park to support the conservation efforts of the Open Space Council.
Enjoy a rare opportunity to paddle on Simpson Lake after dark! Your ticket includes:
- 2 beers provided by 4 Hands Brewing Co (or non-alcoholic beverages)
- 1 make-your-own S’mores packet
- 2 hot dogs for roasting
- 1-hour canoe rental (all equipment provided), or lake access depending on the ticket type
- 1 tree to be planted by the Open Space Council
All ticket sales benefit Operation Clean Stream, our annual river cleanup and restoration event in the Meramec Watershed.
Paddle After Dark
When: Friday, October 8th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm
Where: Simpson County Park at 1234 Marshall Road, Saint Louis, MO 63088.
Tickets: Tickets may be purchased for the Early-Bird price of $35/person if your choose to BYOB (Bring your own boat) or $45/person to reserve a canoe seat. After October 1st, the price increases to$40/person for BYOB and $50/person to reserve a spot in a canoe. Attendance passes can also be purchased for $25 that do not include boat rental or water access. The Ticket price does not include the service fee if purchased online. You may also purchase your tickets by mailing a check to The Open Space Council, Attn: Paddle After Dark, P.O. Box 220011, St. Louis, MO 63122. Please include the names of the attendees.
What to bring: Dress for the weather, and please bring your own lawn chair to sit by the bonfires, and a flashlight or headlamp is encouraged while out on the water.
You can sponsor additional trees to be planted by the Open Space Council for an extra $10 per tree.
A big thanks to our sponsors, the P. Wayne & Jane B. Goode Foundation! Special thanks to 4 Hands Brewing Co. and St. Louis County Parks for their partnership on this event!