Pridefloat 2017 Policies
reserves the right to refuse any single entry or group of entries for any
reason. Pridefloat is not open to the general public. We are a social club
with behavioral guidelines. We are not a business or a registered
Not-For-Profit and can refuse any entry at any time as we deem necessary.
- It is important
that you read these policies carefully and thoughtfully before you
download the entry form at the bottom of this form. Ignorance of our
policies is not an excuse for not following them. Please understand
that we want uniform expectations so that every participant has a good
time and that there are not any surprises on anyone's part.
- You must be 21
years of age or older to attend this event. We reserve the right to refuse
admittance if proper ID cannot be provided upon request.
- Selling your
entry to a Third Party is not acceptable and the entry will be rejected
upon arrival. We may request ID when registering. If your entry
form does not match your ID you will be asked to leave.
- All refunds, changes,
additions, and transfers must be completed 10 days prior to the event.
- EACH person
participating in Pridefloat must sign a WAIVER (on the bottom of the entry
form) that releases the organizers of Pridefloat and the contracted
outfitters from all liability of losses due to theft, accidental injuries,
- Check or Money
Orders only. If your check bounces so do you.
- WALK-INS are not
accepted. Pridefloat is a pre-registration event. No exceptions.
HOURS FROM 11:00 PM to 8AM means music must be OFF after 11:00. This
is campground policy – not ours – so we are bound to honor it.
- Inverters and
generators are NOT the same thing. Inverters are much quieter. Loud
generators have been the subject of many a complaint over the years, so we
have adopted the following in response to those complaints:
GENERATORS OVER 80
DECIBELS: (Really loud units) NOT ALLOWED at Pridefloat.
HOMES & CAMPER UNITS: 8am to 7:00pm
INVERTER UNITS – UNLIMITED HOURS because they
- VISITORS - No
visitors at any time will be allowed at Pridefloat.
- RAFTS – No pets allowed in any raft. If you plan on taking your pet on the river,
you must float in a canoe - no exceptions.
- CAMPING is on a
first come – first serve basis. Save space for your friends by
bringing their tent and setting it up early. There are NO hook-ups of any
kind at Pridefloat. We camp in a primitive open area. All Pridefloat
participants must camp in our designated, gated area.
- ALL PARTICIPANTS
pay the basic entry fee of $50 REGARDLESS of arrival time. The basic
entry fee will also apply to persons bringing their own canoe / raft /
kayak . Pridefloat will pay for all hauling charges of your craft.
- CAMP DADDY
INFORMATION TENT – Please check-in with the Pridefloat Camp Daddies
as soon as possible after arrival. Times when the tent will be manned will
be posted for your convenience.
- DRUGS do NOT
belong at Pridefloat! Leave your cocaine, mushrooms, meth, and anything that
might jeopardize the future of this event at home! Drug dazed individuals
run the risk of having their application rejected for the following year
or being asked to leave.
- DISRUPTIVE individuals who
are asked to leave Pridefloat may be removed by law enforcement if
necessary, and will NOT receive a refund of any kind, and will not be
allowed to return for a period of at least 1 year following the
- SQUABBLES &
MINOR SCUFFLES – Pridefloat Camp Daddies cannot be expected to take sides in these
incidents. Of course, major incidents will be dealt with appropriately,
but minor incidents and scuffles must be resolved between the 2 parties.
- EARLY ARRIVALS will be charged
a camping fee based on per person per night payable to the campground owners
when you stop to register your vehicle. DO
NOT ARRIVE BEFORE MONDAY @ 1:00 pm!!! Your basic entry covers
camping costs for dates listed on entry form only.
- YOUR PHOTOGRAPH
will probably be taken during Pridefloat. Many pictures are posted on our Website
each year. If you discover that your picture is on our Website and you
want it removed, a simple request is all that is needed to get it
removed. Remember that you did sign a waiver which included your
permission to use your photograph in/on promotional venues and our
Well-behaved pets are welcome. However,
if your dog constantly barks or is aggressive, do not bring it. You will also be expected to clean up any doggie poop from your animal.
- FUNDRAISING activities
for legitimate organizations may be allowed. Please get prior approval
- VENDORS are
welcome at Pridefloat. You bring all of your own display needs –
including electrical needs. You are responsible for any applicable taxes
or licenses which may be required by state or local authorities.
- FIREWORKS and firearms,
weapons, and ammunition are strictly forbidden on the
- If we do float
as a group, and you decide not to float with us, no discount will be made
- Full refunds are
available to individuals cancelling at least TEN (10) days prior to
the event. To receive a full refund in advance, please contact
- Please pick up
your FREE T-shirt upon arrival. Shirts will NOT be mailed to you after the
event if you 'forget' to pick it up.
- If for any
reason, we, as a group, cannot float due to circumstances beyond our
control, we will refund $20.00 per person upon request. All
requests must be hand written (no copies) and sent to:
PRIDEFLOAT PO Box 15205 Kansas city MO
- The Camp Daddies
organize and run the event as a labor of love so thank them if you get an
opportunity! They are all volunteers. Some of the costs that are not
obvious to participants include the beer for the free beer bust, ice for
the beer, your free T-Shirts, other souvenirs, security at the gate on
Friday and Saturday evenings, web-server and website updates, DJ
compensation, misc. office supplies and mailing expenses. ALL money is
returned to the event in one form or another
Pridefloat is not affiliated with any Pride Organization in
any town, city, or other state.