Submitted: WWD Marketing Team
The 2023 Wild Water Derby is Here!

It\'s back and better than ever!



You can ride down the Canandaigua Outlet in a Raft, canoe, or whatever you can make float! Come participate in this wild adventure or bring your family to come and watch. There will be fun, food and a good time for all.




“Top 5 Paddling Events in the US”….American Canoe Association



$500 cash door prize 


Trophies for Best Design, Most Entertaining, Fastest 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Finishes


Get your homemade raft team together (anything that floats!) 


$30 Registration Fee for Paddlers, Free for Spectators


Music, Food, Drinks, Chainsaw Carving


Picnics Allowed, Dog Park Closed, Kid Friendly


Many Vendors



Free rustic Camping & Firewood Available for Paddlers and their Families


Viewing: CR19 Outlet Bridge (Launch), Downtown Shortsville Bridge, Budd Park (Best Viewing), Manchester Gateway Trail.


Learn more at:





The 5k is back.  You can register at:




And there will also be a Duck Derby.  Find out more here: