Cardboard Boat Regatta 2021

Sat., May 15, 2021

Sponsored by Vincent Outfitters.

The Cardboard Boat Regatta is back on for 2021. Start making your boats now for this exciting race on the South Lake at Discovery Park. Boats can only be made out of cardboard and duct tape – nothing more! This a great summer event for all participants and guests of the park to enjoy. Races begin at 11 a.m.

Looking for a fun team project for your STEM/STEAM clubs? This is a great way to sharpen skills in building and designing boats for the ultimate test in the waters. Free cardboard is available to be picked up at Discovery Park. Just call our grounds department at 731-885-5455 to schedule a time for pickup.

Download registration form.

Need inspiration? Check out this video from a few years ago and a list of Do’s and Dont’s to consider while building your boat.

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The mission of Discovery Park of America is to inspire children and adults to see beyond. Discovery Park of America is a 501(c)(3) public charity funded by generous individuals, corporations and foundations including its founder, the Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Foundation.