Cardboard Boat Regatta at Charles Mill Lake Park

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 11:00am

Find out who will sink and who will float in the cardboard boat race!  Boat building will take place 11:00am to 1:00pm.  Charles Mill Lake Park will furnish materials needed for the boat building.  Teams will be given three rolls of Duct tape, 2 sheets of cardboard, a ruler, and a box cutter.  Paddles and life jackets will be provided for the crew members.

Race categories include Titanic, Most Creative Design, Race Winner, and Best Costumes.  

The Team categories are:

  • Parent and child - child must be 8-11 with parent
  • Open ages 12 to 17
  • Open ages 18 to 40
  • Scouts - Boys/Girls ages 11 and up
  • Schools - athletic teams, cheerleaders, school members ages 11 and up
  • Church Youth Groups - ages 11 and up
  • Business Groups

Teams consist of 2 to 6 participants with 1 to 2 members on the paddle crew.  Registration before July 8 is $30 per team.  Registration after July 8 is $35 per team.  Race day registration is available.  Each member will receive a participation plaque.  The winner of each category and the grand champion will receive prizes.  

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