BAR HARBOR, Maine — Atlantic Brewing Co. will hold the 13th annual War Canoe and Belt Sander races Columbus Day Weekend on Sunday, Oct. 9.
This annual day of friendly competition benefits the The Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center and the Muir Fund for Cancer Support. This year’s theme will be Heavy Metal and will be MC’d by special guest, Flynn of Side Street Cafe.
Entry fee of $20 per person includes a barbecue buffet, a souvenir glass, and entry into the Canoe Race and/or Belt Sander race.
War canoe race sign-up begins at 11 a.m. at Long Pond and races start at noon. Canoes, paddles, and personal flotation devices will be provided. Sponsored by the Long Pond Paddlers.
The barbecue buffet will be open 11:30 a.m.-closing at Atlantic Brewing, 15 Knox Road.
Belt sander races begin promptly at 3 p.m. at the Brewery.