A date has been set for the annual Kenduskeag Stream Canoe Race.

The 2022 Kenduskeag Stream Canoe Race is set for April 16, 2022. This will the 55th running of the annual race. Registration is now open.

Last race, a limited number of boaters were be allowed to participate due to COVID-19 concerns. It is not known what restrictions will impact the race this year if any. Racers will be able to register online, or in person at the Bangor Parks & Recreation office.

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The 16.5-mile race begins in Kenduskeag Village and ends at the Penobscot River in downtown Bangor. The race typically attracts around 800-900 paddlers, and hundreds of spectators each year.

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