Nonprofit Charitable Organization

Our Mission

To assist persons with physical challenges to Recover, Inspire, Succeed, and Empower themselves and others by providing inclusive adaptive recreational sports programs.

EOSB VIThe End of the Summer Bash is Saturday, September 25, 2010 9am – 3pm at Meadowmere Park in Grapevine, Texas.  This Free Event provides a variety of outdoor leisure activities for those in the community of all ages with physical disabilities and their families.

Activities: Water Skiing, Scuba Demonstration, Jet Skis, Sailing, Kayaking, Swimming, Fishing, Disability Golf, Camping, Archery, Horseback Riding, Hand Cycling, Quad Rugby, Sled Hockey Equipment, Basketball, Climbing Wall, Face Painting, Remote Control Sailboats, Children’s Playground, Petting Zoo, Wood Carving, Silent Auction and much more…

Free food and drinks under the Grapevine AMBUC’s Food Court big tent.

Special Live Performances by JB Clark, and the Oak Lawn Symphonic & Marching Band.

Free Drawing for merchandise and gift-cards.

RISE is accepting preregistration for End of Summer Bash VI via email. Click on this link and let us know how many folks in your group will be in attendance.

This years EOSB VI Title Sponsor is the Baylor Institute for Rehablitation.

Additional major contributors are: PepsiCo Enable, Southwest Airlines, Southwest Securities, Grapevine Parks & Recreastion Department, C&R Medical Supplies, and Lift-Aids.

We also appreciate the support of: Adventure Scuba, Hero’s on the Water, Classic Chevrolet, Pickles Custom Golf, Metroplex Adaptive Water Sports, John Horn’s Woodturning, Infinity Air, CIB Group, Backwoods, Grapevine AMBUCS, and Les Lacs Yacht Club.

CLICK HERE for a printable flyer for the event.

CLICK HERE for map.


End of Summer Bash VI/ 2010 Activities

1-    Event Registration and Information
All persons entering the event site must register and receive a wrist band. This is also the information and lost and found booth.

2-    Medical Station provided by the City of Grapevine
If you need medical assistance request it from a RISE Staff Member.

3-    Animated Party Balloons
See these awesome balloons provided by Infinity Air Promotions.

4-    Texas Department of Assisted Living and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
Visit with their staff and pick up information about the services they provide.

5-    Classic Chevrolet
See the new line up of Chevrolet Cars and Trucks.

6-    Face Painting
Get your face painted and join in the fun!

7-    RISE Golf
Try the RISE disability golf cart with our professional golf instructor.

8-    RISE Petting Zoo
Pet the animals or just enjoy watching.

9-   Camp RISE Adventures
See all of the great activities available at our newly built camp.

10-    Backwoods Outdoor Recreation Stores
See the latest in outdoor camping equipment.

11-    RISE Archery
Test your archery skills.

12-    RISE Air Rifles
Hit the target.

13-    Remote Control Sailboats by North Texas Model Yacht Club
Participate in this fun sport.

14-    RISE Fishing
Get a fishing pole and test your skills.

15-    RISE Kayaking Program
Learn to kayak and test your skills in this fun program.

16-    RISE Sailing
Take the helm at this fun activity in the RISE sailboat.

17-    Pontoon Boat Rides
Get out on the water on this accessible boat.

18-   Children’s Playground
Have fun with the kids.

19-   How to Roll the White Rock Marathon
See the latest adaptive marathon cycles and get involved.

20-    RISE Hand Cycling
Take a ride on an array of quality hand cycles.

21-    RISE Scuba Program
Experience demonstrations of what Adventure Scuba has to offer in this portable pool.

22-    Southwest Airlines
Visit this booth and learn more about flying with a disability.

23-     Canine Companions for Independence
See these incredible dogs and how they can help a disabled person.

24-    RISE Photography Program
Receive expert advice on taking great pictures.

25-    Easter Seals
Learn more about this disability support organization.

26-    National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Learn more about this disease and how you can help.

27-    Muscular Dystrophy Association
Learn more about this debilitating disease and how you can help.

28-    RISE Water Skiing
Participate in this activity provided by MAWS and RISE.

29-    RISE Jet Skiing
Take a thrilling ride on a jet ski.

30-    RISE Tubing
Participate in an exuberating ride in a floating tube.

31-    Rock Climbing
Test your skills and climb the rock.

32-   Woodturners of North Texas
Receive your own original wood spinning top made right before your eyes.

33-    C & R Medical Supplies
Visit this RISE Title Sponsor for all of your urological supplies.

34-    Lift-Aids Mobility Vehicles
Visit this RISE Title Sponsor to see the latest in mobility vehicles.

35-    AMBUCS Chuck Wagon
Free Burgers and Hot Dogs cooked by Grapevine AMBUCS.

36-    Grapevine Parks Hospitality Tent
Tables and chairs in the shade to enjoy lunch.

37-    C & R Medical and Lift-Aids Music Stage
See live performances by JB Clark and others under the big tent.

38-    Oak Lawn Symphonic Orchestra
Live Performance from 11:00–11:45 featuring 25 musicians.

39-     RISE Pony Rides
You have got to try this!

40-    RISE Quad Rugby
Participate and receive instruction on this weekly RISE Program.

41-    RISE Basketball
Shoot some hoops.

42-    Sled Hockey
Test the equipment and learn about this sport.

43-    The Amazing Quilter
Visit Diane Rose who is totally sight impaired and check out her quilts.

44-   Neuro Fitness Foundation
Learn about this disability fitness center.

45-   Spina Bifida Association of North Texas
Learn more about this disability support organization.

46-   PepsiCo Enable
PepsiCo and Frito Lay Volunteer Station.

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