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NBP Rec Days!

A great way to experience NBP, family-style

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It's a great way to experience NBP, family-style! Participants will have the opportunity to try stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking, canoes, fishing and more! (Wednesday NBP Rec Days! are ideal for homeschool and Florida Online School students!) And beginning in September, we'll offer rides in a 15-foot sailboat (with captain)!

NBP Rec Days! are held at the base of the finish tower on Regatta Island. Depending on events, however, they may move to the west shore, near the playground. (We'll let you know with a post in the Facebook event discussion if that change is made.) Signs will be in place to direct you, either way.

$10 per person
$5 per adult with accompanying child
Free for children ages 6 and younger
Family maximum: $35 (for households of five or more)
All must complete the waiver forms — link is below.
Fishing licenses are required for all participants 14 and older who choose to fish.

Dates and Times

All NBP Rec Days! are 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
except that from March through May, they're 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Saturday, May 1
Wednesday, May 5
Saturday, May 15
Wednesday, May 19

Saturday, June 5

Saturday, July 3
Saturday, July 17
Saturday, July 31

Saturday, Aug. 14
Saturday, Aug. 28

Saturday, Sept. 4
Wednesday, Sept. 8
Saturday, Sept. 18
Wednesday, Sept. 22

There's no advance registration and no tickets — come on out! There's a waiver to sign, which can be done when you check in, but you can also print and complete the form at home and bring it with you. Click here to download the waiver PDF. 

Park Hours

April - October: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
November - March:     6 a.m. to 6 p.m.



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