Floatilla 2 will attempt to float into Guiness Book of World Records

Aerial photo of the Floatilla event in 2012.

Suttons Bay Public Schools will benefit from an upcoming attempt to break a world record. On Saturday, August 31 an attempt to break the record for the largest raft of canoes and kayaks will take place in Suttons Bay.

The record that needs to be broken is 1,902 canoes and kayaks set in New York. Registration is open up until the day of the event and all proceeds will benefit the Suttons Bay Public School Student Activities Fund.

Boat launching begins at 9:30 AM and the official count is at 1 PM.

For more information or to register visit their website at