East Coast Paddlesports Symposium Registration

Register online or call 843-795-4386.
  • Early-bird registration (January 1-March 1): $285
  • Regular registration (after March 1): $300
Registration includes all three days of the Charleston Outdoor Festival, on-water classes, unlimited boat demos, social opportunities with top instructors, an event souvenir package, and more.

After you register for the festival, look over the symposium schedule (PDF), and register for on-water master and basics classes online or by calling 843-795-4386.

Refund/Cancellation Policy

There will be a $30 non-refundable service charge per person for cancellations made on or before March 22, 2018. NO REFUNDS will be given for cancellations on or after March 23, 2018.

On-Site Accommodations

Registered participants of the East Coast Paddlesports Symposium are invited to stay overnight at The Campground at James Island County Park. All events are within easy walking distance of the campground. Participants may reserve campsites on a first-come, first-served basis. After registering for the symposium, call 843-795-4386 for rates and to reserve a campsite. Campsite reservations for festival participants may not be made online. Please register early to ensure access to classes and campsites.


Food vendors will be on site during the festival, but we encourage all registered participants to attend the Friday and Saturday night dinners. Register in advance for the meals...
  • Friday night dinner: $28 per person
  • Saturday night dinner: $28 per person