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  • Jun 17
  • 10:30 am

    Kokatat Qualifer

    North Fork Payette

    Downriver sprint through S Turn Rapid at Mile Post 90 on Hwy 55.

  • 6:00 pm

    Doors Open

    Payette Brewing - Downtown Boise

    Come enjoy the NFC Film Fest - showcasing the best whitewater edits and photography. Find out who's in from the Kokatat Qualifier!

  • 7:00 pm

    Show Starts

    Payette Brewing - Downtown Boise

    Browse the sickest photos and rowdiest videos from across the globe. Vote on your favorite and see who comes out with the win at the end of the evening.

    Raffle throughout the night with items from NRS, Immersion Research, Astral, Dagger Kayak, Werner paddles, GoPro's, and many others!

  • 8:00 pm

    Qualifier Winners Announcements

    Egyptian Theatre

    This will unveil who lives again to compete Saturday in the Main Event!! Top 10 for Men and 5 for Women.

    BoaterX Qualifiers:
    Top 35 men from qualifier + 20 Elite Men Invites
    Top 15 women from qualifier + reigning NFC Queen

  • Jun 18
  • 12:00 pm

    The North Face Boater X

    North Fork Payette

    Head -to-head heats of 5-6 paddlers battling it out on S turn with the top 2 advancing to the next heat until we have the BoaterX champs.

    Men's & Women's heats

  • 6:00 pm

    NFC Whitewater Festival

    Weilmunster Park - Crouch

    Come enjoy the evening at Weilmunster Park filled with yard games, slow bike races, and general ruckus!

    Payette Brewing Beer Garden.

  • 7:00 pm

    The North Face BoaterX Awards

    Weilmunster Park

    BoaterX winners announced
    .... and then we keep partying!

  • Jun 19
  • 12:00 pm

    NFC Main Event

    North Fork Payette

    The best kayakers in the World will be launching off the NFC Red Bull Ramp into Jacob’s Ladder + Golf Course Rapids to compete for the title of World Champion and the King and Queen of the North Fork Championship!!

  • 3:00 pm

    Stoke Float

    North Fork Payette

    Once the race has ended, many athletes throughout the weekend join in a paddle down to Banks before heading into Crouch to celebrate at Weilmunster Park. Anyone who feels confident paddling the North Fork Payette is welcome to join the crew !

    ** The North Fork is a class V river that requires class V paddling skills. Please be responsible.

  • 6:00 pm

    NFC Whitewater Festival

    Weilmunster Park - Crouch

    Come enjoy the evening at Weilmunster Park filled with yard games, slow bike races, and general ruckus!

    Food and great food for athletes & beer courtesy of Payette Brewing.

  • 7:00 pm

    Live Music

    Weilmunster Park

    LIVE MUSIC !!! Come enjoy some tunes in Idaho's beautiful spring weather.

  • 8:30 pm

    Awards Ceremony

    Weilmunster Park

    The top 10 are announced and the King and Queen of the North Fork Championship and the NEW WORLD CHAMPIONS are revealed!!

    Celebration commence!

  • 10:00 pm

    NFC Afterparty Costume Party

    Dirty Shame Saloon - Crouch

    Music by LEGENDARY DJ Revolve.

    Bring your party duds, and come ready to DANCE !!

  • Jun 20
  • 9:00 am

    Family Day

    Weilmunster Park

    Bring yourself back to the NFCWWF park where it all started to chat before heading out for a paddle or before the long trek home!