GoodBoats: Paddling for a Purpose

  • Lake Olmstead Park
  • 2200 Broad Street
  • Augusta, GA 30904
  • May 4, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Admission: FREE

Join us May 4 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. for Goodwill's eighth annual GoodBoats!

Get a team together and paddle for a purpose! Challenge your friends and colleagues to assemble teams to raise money benefitting Helms College. Each 10-person team raises $1,000 - which can include matching corporate donations - and races their boat on Lake Olmstead.

Celebrate Asian Culture with food, music, dance and loads of fun for the entire family. Admission is FREE for the festival featuring activities for all ages.

For sponsorship opportunities, team registration or for more information on this free family fun day at the lake, email

This event is in partnership with the Augusta Chinese Associations, Augusta West Rotary Club and the Augusta Rowing Club.

Lake Olmsted Park offers a Disc Golf Course, 3.5 Mile Walking Track and park. The disc golf course is short and technical, with plenty of OB. Large trees on rolling terrain along the shores of beautiful Lake Olmstead. 1st tee near main park entrance on Broad St. 9 holes out and 9 holes in. Motorized and Non-Motorized boats have special access days at Lake Olmsted Park.