Lake Helen's League for Better Living along with Lake Helen Lake Committee invites you to join us in a celebration of our namesake's lake, Lake Helen!
9 am-2 pm
Exhibits featuring FWC air boat, flora and fauna of Lake Helen including Sandhill Crane exhibit, turtles exhibit, native aquatic plant exhibit, and more! Activities include canoe/kayak racing (ages 13 and up), water testing, and a fishing contest (ages 13 and under).
9 am-1 pm (all entry fees and vending is cash only)
Boat race entry fee is $15/boat, two person kayaks are provided for competition. Winner takes 50% of entry fees, other 50% goes to fund lake restoration.
Depending on number of contestants races will be run maximum of 10 boats each race. Winners of each race will compete in final race to determine winner.
10 am-12 am (Registration from 9 am -10 am)
Fishing contest entry fee is $1.00 per contestant. Bait provided while supplies last by Ace Hardware of Deltona. Welcome to bring your own bait to supplement. Provide your own fishing pole. Winner for largest fish and smallest fish in each age bracket receive a prize. Prizes donated by Papa's Pizza!
Age brackets are:
1:00 pm-1:45 pm Water Testing with Hydrogeologist David Robertson!
1:45 pm: Winners announced for Boat Race and Fishing Contest and prizes awarded
9 am-2 pm Food & Beverage Vending
9 am -2 pm Music by The Swamp Juice Band