Kayaking at Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven
"During this perfect day participants had a chance to learn about safety, look at the latest in kayaking and Stand Up Paddle boards (SUP), try boats in the water, and to get their safety vessel inspections by the Coast Guard auxiliary," officials said in a release.
"Event participants also had a chance to go for nature walks and tours of the Lighthouse (led) by Park Rangers," the release said.
"Some of the highlights of the event were the Kayak race and the flare demonstration lead by Timothy Mulherin form the Coast Guard Auxiliary in Milford, and the vendors and manufacturers displays from visit the displays from The Small Boat Shop, West Marine, CT Outdoors, and LL Bean among others."
Prizes for the race were donated by Trailblazer, Torresquintero said.