Social: Paddle & Paint

ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE

Social: Paddle & Paint

Spend a summer evening paddling around Milwaukee’s Lakeshore State Park accompanied by painting with watercolors led by local artist Francheska Gomez of Karaya Art. Join one of two 45-minute art sessions at either 5pm or 6pm. Includes a 90-minute kayak rental either before or after painting. Explore the serene lagoon with the downtown skyline in the background, or if your paddling skills or conditions allow you can venture into the protected breakwater to paddle along the Lake Michigan coastline and see sites like the Milwaukee Art Museum or Veterans Park from the water. 

Available kayaks include single sit-on tops (default), sit ins, tandems, foldable and inflatable.

Includes: Kayak, life jacket, paddle, watercolor painting session led by artist, light snacks, and filtered water for refilling bottles.
Date: Thursday, July 25. Kayaking from 4-8pm, painting sessions at 5pm or 6pm.
Ability Level: Easy
Gear To Bring: Appropriate clothing for the weather, shoes/clothing that can get wet, extra dry clothes, towel, sunscreen, water bottle.
Cost: $49 + taxes/fees.
Meeting Location: Lakeshore State Park Beach, 500 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee. You can park either on the street in front of Discovery World or in one of the parking ramps at Discovery, the Art Museum or across the street. It is about an 8-10 minute walk from Discovery World out to the beach in the middle of the island at Lakeshore State Park.

BROWSE OTHER EXPERIENCES

Join us for a peaceful paddle down the upper Milwaukee River, without any of the work! Just show up and we'll transport you and a kayak upriver, then you float down at your own pace to end at your car, then we take care of the rest. We meet at Ehlers Park in Saukville, ...

More Info

Got a hankering for coffee and kayaking? Come paddle Milwaukee's Lakeshore State Park then enjoy coffee and pastries while Stone Creek's Coffee Educator demonstrates the finer art of Pour Overs! Reserve your kayaking start time for 90 minutes of paddling around the sere...

More Info

Spend a summer day paddling around Milwaukee's Lakeshore State Park. Explore the serene and protected waters of the lagoon with the downtown skyline in the background.


Available kayaks include single sit-on tops (default), sit ...

More Info