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Cardboard Boat Regatta May 14, 2022

May 14th, 2022 @ 11:00 am

The Cardboard Boat Regatta is back on for 2022. 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.

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.


8-10 a.m. – Registration and set up for competitors

10:15 a.m. – Captain’s meeting with the teams

11 a.m. – Cardboard Boat Regatta begins

Download register form and rules

Register online. 

Student groups may register for free. Registration is $25 for all other businesses, organizations and teams.

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. 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.

Sponsored by Vincent Outfitters

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