2019 World Championship Cardboard Boat Races
The theme for the 2019 World Championship Cardboard Boat Races is Planes, Trains and
participants will stretch the limits of their ingenuity to design boats that
favorite mode of transportation that is not a boat. Whether the choice is
Train, a Fighter Pilot, a Model A Ford, a Conductor or the Spirit of St. Louis,
crafts and costumes are sure to be amazing.
Races will begin at 10 am on Saturday July 20th
at Sandy Beach on Greers Ferry
in Heber Springs, AR.
races will begin at 10:00 a.m., with timed heats for both children and adults.
of the Fleet Prize will be awarded to the boat that best combines innovative
engineering with artistic design, while the Captain’s Award goes to the team with the
spirit and crowd involvement. And of course, the Titanic Award is reserved for
boat with the most dramatic sinking.
There’s plenty of additional fun planned for the day, with a treasure dig, watermelon eating
and some new and exciting things all on the agenda. Enjoy the
surroundings of Heber Springs, a jewel of a town located just 60 miles
of Little Rock, on the shores of Greers Ferry Lake and the Little Red River in
of the Ozark Mountains.
information, including registration applications and additional activities for
will be available soon on our Facebook Page.
SOAR HIGH, DRIVE YOUR LIMITS AND LOCAMOTIVE ON!