Calendar of Events

Flint Riverkeeper is active throughout the watershed. Join us at the following events:

Saturday, February 18, 2023: Adopt-A-Stream Training

Learn to monitor water quality in your local waters! Email RJ for details (

Location: Flint Riverkeeper Office

102 Pine Avenue

Albany, GA 31701


Thursday, February 23, 2023: Shoalie School

The annual gathering of shoal bass anglers from across the southeast

returns to The Rookery for an evening of fellowship, live music, food,

and drink. Talks will be given by Flint Riverkeeper®, Altamaha

Riverkeeper®, Auburn University researchers, and more! information.




Location: The Rookery

543 Cherry Street

Macon, GA 31201




Friday, March 3, 2023: Shoalie IPA Celebration at Pretoria Fields-Albany, GA



Our annual event surrounding the donation of a percentage of annual

profits from Shoalie IPA, this event is always a great time.

More details coming soon.



Shoal Lilly Paddle Trips – May 13th & 14th

Description: Bring mom (or whomever!) to paddle amongst the shoal spider lillies on the Flint River! Saturday’s trip is for all skill levels and the group will cover 4 miles in about 5 hours. Sunday’s trip is for intermediate+ paddlers, will be in class II and III whitewater, and will cover 6 miles in 7-8 hours. Kayaks and gear are available for rent on a first-come, first-served basis, for an additional fee. Both trips meet at Pobiddy Rd. Bridge at 8am.

Guests should bring:

  • Protective clothing and sunscreen
  • Secure fitting shoes (no flip flops!)
  • Sunglasses
  • Bug Spray
  • Food and Water
  • PFD, Paddle, Kayak if not renting from FRK.

Cost: $45 for trip. $15 for boat/gear (OPTIONAL).

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Knobby Knees Music Festival  – Saturday, June 10, 2023

Location: 117 Pine Ave, Albany, GA
Date: June 10, 2023
Time: 5pm – Midnight

Description: Gates open at 4:30pm for Flint Riverkeeper’s annual Knobby Knees Music Festival! Guaranteed to be a great time, join us as six bands take the stage to celebrate, and raise awareness, Georgia’s Flint River. Full lineup will be announced soon!

Band Lineup

The Bridge Street Vibe
Sundowner Motel
Andy Johnson and Roofdog
Unbreakable Bloodline
Billy Allen + The Pollies


General admission: outdoors, bring your own chair – $20
VIP: Indoor/Outdoor seating with private bar, restrooms and catered dinner – $150

No outside coolers/drinks
No dogs
Rain or shine!

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