The Annual Great Dock Canoe Race is arguably Naples' most popular event. Contestants and spectators travel from throughout the country to race and watch, and thousands of people, from young children to grandparents, celebrates the Race on land, dock and bay.
Every year the theme for this spectacular event changes, this years was “Best Dressed Canoe” and “Animal Theme.” As you can imagine the theme brought out some fun filled constants who really allowed their imagination to come to life! Click link to learn more! http://www.greatdockcanoerace.com/
This event brings crowds of all ages. Some take it very serious and start to train early and others make it a fun filled family event. Between the two, this event is a great way to spend your weekend either as a participant or an observer but no matter which one you are, you are guaranteed to have a wonderful time!
This year’s race benefited the Naples Zoo. The Naples Zoo has been a long time local attraction for Naples residents since 1919. The Naples Zoo features over 3,000 different species of plants, a huge array of animals and discounts. To view and learn more about the zoo, please click the following link. http://www.napleszoo.com/home.htm
The Great Dock Canoe Race is one of the many attractions that Naples offers every year. Many who have visited Naples are now full time residents. Being a Naples resident comes with many perks such as the Canoe Race and the Naples Zoo. To view local real estate in Naples, please click the following link. http://www.joellennash.com/