Coosa Riverkeeper events are back and better than ever!

GET INvolved Lake Mitchell | August 13, 2022

WHEN: August 13, 2022, 1-8pm

WHERE: At the DiGiorgio Family Lake House – 81 County Road 555 * Verbena, AL 36091

Rain or Shine

Don’t get left out…Get In!


Did you know that the Coosa River was recently named the 5th Most Endangered River by American Rivers?  And with graphite mining to open in Coosa County, the impact on Weogufka Creek and Lake Mitchell could be irreversible.

Get to know your neighbors over dinner and drinks as we learn more about conservation efforts around Lake Mitchell from Coosa Riverkeeper staff and board members!


  • Dinner served at 5:30
  • This is a BYOB and Cup-less event! (Tea and Water provided)
  • Bring your own cooler, cup, blankets and tailgating chairs
  • Live music from Nashville by Weekend Jimmy and the Easy Party Band
  • Restrooms available
  • Plenty of car parking available; Limited dock space for boats
  • Silent Auction (contact CRK if you’d like to donate an auction item!)


RiverFest | October 1, 2022

Come to River Rocks Landing for Riverfest October 1! Join us for food, drinks, and live music… all to celebrate the Coosa!

Great Alabama 650 - The Longest Annual Paddle Race in the World | October 1-10, 2022

Test your strength, endurance, and mental fortitude in the toughest paddle race in the United States. This epic adventure takes racers along the core section of the Alabama Scenic River Trail, the longest river trail in a single state. From rushing whitewater to the ambling river delta, the race will challenge even the most experienced paddler. This race is sure to be a one-of-a-kind experience that will not soon be forgotten!

When: October 1-10

Where: This race takes place across the entire state of Alabama, but Coosa Riverkeeper will be present in Wetumpka as the paddlers race through the town! Grab a drink and a chair and come join us in Wetumpka! Times and exact location will be released closer to the start of the race and will depend on the speed of the racers. 

Want to sign up, track the paddlers during the race, or just learn more? Click HERE!

Kellypalooza | October 29-30, 2022

Kellypalooza is our annual music festival in Ohatchee, AL on the banks of a Logan Martin creek. Come support clean water and listen to some rockin’ live music on the farm with us!

When: October 29-30

Where: Ohatchee, AL

Stay tuned for ticketing information and details!