Cardboard Boat Regatta

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Spend the afternoon challenging your creative and scientific skills by competing in the Walter Graham Aquatic Center's first ever Cardboard Boat Regatta! Racing teams must be made up of 4 individuals.

Team Registration Includes:• Entrance to the Walter Graham Aquatic Center on August 7th from 1:00PM-4:00PM.• 2 cardboard boxes.• 2 rolls of duct tape.• An afternoon of fun and excitement!

Boat Requirements:• All boats must be made completely out of cardboard and duct tape.• Boats can only be constructed out of the supplied materials (2 cardboard boxes, 1 roll of duct tape, and 1 utility knife per team).• One team member must be in the boat (including hands and feet) while it is raced across the Recreation Pool.• Don't forget to decorate! Boats will be judged on their creativity as well as speed.

Boat constructing/decorating will go from 1:15pm-2:15pm with races beginning at 2:30pm. If there is time afterwards, pools will be made available to the team members for recreational swim.

If you have any questions, please call (707) 469-4026 or visit

Cardboard Boat Regatta

  • 1100 Alamo Drive
  • Vacaville, CA 95687