Demo Days & Special Events

Demo Days & Special Events

 

Click here to download a printable version of our 2017 events.

 

Sep
16
Sat
Kayak Demo Day
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kayak Demo Day

Demo Days are free and no pre-registration is required.

Everyone test drives their car before buying – kayak demo days provide an opportunity for you to test paddle your kayak before buying. There really is a difference between kayaks and finding the correct kayak for you will add to your enjoyment of the sport. Demo days are free and no pre-registration is required. Come test out our fleet of 16+ kayaks to find that one that is right for you. Let our knowledgeable staff teach you features and benefits of each kayak and help you choose the right pfd and paddle to enhance your kayaking experience.

Saturday, April 8 | Hannen Lake: Blairstown, Iowa
Saturday, May 13 | Otter Creek County Park: Tama County, Iowa
Saturday, June 3 | Manchester Whitewater Park
Saturday, June 17 | Charles City White Water Park: Charles City, Iowa
Saturday, July 8 | Kohlmann Park: Waverly, Iowa
Saturday, August 5 | Lake Meyer: Calmar, Iowa
Saturday, September 16 | Rodgers Park: Vinton, Iowa

Sep
21
Thu
Kayak Demo Day @ Avenue of the Saints Lake
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kayak Demo Day @ Avenue of the Saints Lake

Demo Days are free and no pre-registration is required.

Everyone test drives their car before buying – kayak demo days provide an opportunity for you to test paddle your kayak before buying. There really is a difference between kayaks and finding the correct kayak for you will add to your enjoyment of the sport. Demo days are free and no pre-registration is required. Come test out our fleet of 16+ kayaks to find that one that is right for you. Let our knowledgeable staff teach you features and benefits of each kayak and help you choose the right pfd and paddle to enhance your kayaking experience.

Avenue of the Saints Lake in rural Waverly, Iowa is located 1 mile west of the Hwy 3 and Hwy 218 intersection. Turn south on Atlas Avenue and follow the gravel until you reach the lake.

Sep
23
Sat
12th Anniversary Open House @ CrawDaddy Outdoors
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
12th Anniversary Open House @ CrawDaddy Outdoors | Waverly | Iowa | United States

12th Anniversary Open House

September 23, 2017 | 8:00AM-4:00PM

This year marks our 12th Anniversary and we want to celebrate with you! Stop by the store on Saturday, September 23rd from 8am to 4pm for the Annual CrawDaddy Outdoors Open House.

•    8-9am | Silent Auction on demo/rental kayaks
•    12 years in business = 12% off store-wide (including Kayaks)
•    Tons of other great deals | 25-75% off
•    Door Prizes from our vendors

Other great deals you’ll find during the Open House:
Select Kayaks & PFD’s – 30-50% OFF

— KAYAK DEALS —

This is by far our LARGEST & FINAL discount of the year on kayaks. Here are just *SOME* of the amazing kayak deals we have in store for you.

Jackson Big Tuna // Retail $1,799 – Sale Price $1,349 ($450 OFF)
Jackson Kilroy LT // Retail $1,799 – Sale Price $1,349 ($450 OFF)
Jackson Cuda HD // Retail $1,899 – Sale Price $1,614 ($285 OFF)
Hurrican Sojourn 146 // Retail $1,499 – Sale Price $1,274 ($225 OFF)

Click here to download the full kayak list (Excel File) >>

Want to wait until next spring or summer, but get anniversary pricing? You can purchase these select kayaks for the sale price with a 50% deposit, and pay the rest when you pick up the item next year.

Oct
6
Fri
Kickapoo River Fall Colors Trip
Oct 6 – Oct 8 all-day
Kickapoo River Fall Colors Trip @ Houghton | Michigan | United States

Join is for a weekend paddle and camping trip down the Kickapoo River. Camp at the LaFarge City Campground while enjoying the peak of fall colors. Previous canoeing or kayaking experience is recommended but not required. This is a beginner level trip suitable for all fitness levels.  All trip gear is provided along with all meals and transportation.

$175 per person trip cost includes transportation, all meals, guided experience and any gear you need to borrow for trip.

Trip Itinerary: Click Here

Trip Sign-Up + Participation Agreement Form: Click Here

Annual Health & Medical Form: Click Here

Release of Liability Statement Form: Click Here

CrawDaddy Trip Photo Gallery: Click Here

Nov
17
Fri
Holiday Open House @ CrawDaddy Outdoors
Nov 17 – Nov 19 all-day
Holiday Open House @ CrawDaddy Outdoors | Waverly | Iowa | United States

Shop Local this Holiday

Beat the mayhem of Black Friday by checking out the deals in Waverly and at CrawDaddy Outdoors November 17-19 during Holiday Open Houses in Waverly.

Friday 10-6
Saturday 9-4
Sunday 10-2

Some of the amazing deals you’ll find:
– Kuhl Jeans – 25% off
– Socks (Fox River, Smartwool, FITS) – Buy 2 get 1 Free
– Kayak Paddles – Any paddle over $150 is 10% off
– Kayak Skirts & Covers – 25% off
– Canoe Paddles – 50% off
– All Backpacks, Tents, Sleeping Bags & Pads – 25% off
– Select PFD Lifejackets – 25% off
– Select Kayaks 15-25% off

Nov
24
Fri
Black Friday + Small Business Saturday @ CrawDaddy Outdoors
Nov 24 – Nov 25 all-day
Black Friday + Small Business Saturday @ CrawDaddy Outdoors | Waverly | Iowa | United States

Whether you are shopping for the holidays or treating yourself to some special gifts this year, now is the time to find the best deals at CrawDaddy Outdoors.

Stop by the store on Friday the 24th between 10:00 am to 6:00 pm or Saturday the 25th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm to check out all the unbelievable prices on a wide range of our best products, and let us help you make this holiday season one to remember.

Dec
7
Thu
Christmas Greetings Windows on Main @ CrawDaddy Outdoors
Dec 7 all-day
Christmas Greetings Windows on Main @ CrawDaddy Outdoors

Participate in this fun and family-friendly activity. Stroll down Bremer Ave. in Waverly, Iowa to see all of the merchants’ living window displays and participate in a truly unique Christmas experience. Sip hot chocolate along the way or ride the trolley car.