Paddle for Pink Detroit River Cruise

WYANDOTTE – A Paddle for Pink Riverboat Cruise to benefit the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute will set sail from Portofino restaurant, 3455 Biddle, from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 6.

     Sponsored by the Riverside Kayak Connection, the cruise on the Portofino Friendship will include a dinner, cash bar, $5 for Fun Raffle and more.

     The $30 registration fee covers dinner and the cruise. To register call (734) 285-2925.

     Paddle for Pink also will hold a finale fundraiser and Pink Raffle drawing at Lions, Tigers & Beers Sports Club, 2929 Biddle, from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 12. No reservation is required for the LTB event.

     The first-place Pink Raffle prize is a pink Wilderness Systems Tsunami 135 kayak valued at $1,175. Second prize is a Werner Little Dipper Paddle valued at $340.

     Third place is a pink Stohlquist Betsea personal flotation device valued at $120. Fourth and fifth prize are pink NRS Hydrosilk rash guards valued at $40 each.

     To learn more about the raffle prizes go to