Clean Sweep

5th Annual Kayak Chicago Clean Sweep

Saturday, May 19, 2018
1:30pm – 5:30pm
This event is FREE

Join us as we kayak and help clean up the Chicago River. Meet at Chicago River location, 1220 W. LeMoyne ave Chicago, IL

We’ll provide the boats, bags, and swag so that YOU can ROCK Mother Nature’s Chicago River to good health!

Paddle a boat or stop by to give paddlers a high-five for lending a hand to our treasured waterway. Stay 5 seconds to 5 hours; we hope you will help the Chicago River thrive.

Dress to get wet from the splash of your paddle or a few raindrops.

Kayaks (and all required safety equipment)
Basic kayak instruction
Safety boaters
Clean-up equipment
Music, snacks, and H2O
After Party (Join us! Its FREE)


Stay for the after party! co-sponsored by Gran Centenario.



This event is in partnership with TODO, a local nonprofit that connects people to the planet through science, art, technology, and outdoor adventure sports. By engaging indviduals in cool projects, we hope to empower entire communities to keep Mother Nature at her healthy best…

***Want to volunteer? Want to table at the Clean Sweep?***

Here’s how we can make that happen: