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2019 HarborFest Cardboard Kayak Race

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SoundWatesr HarborFest

Harbor Point

2200 Atlantic Street

Stamford, CT 06902

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Compete in the 4th Annual Harborfest Cardboard Kayak Race where you will participate in a battle of wits, design, capabilities, and courage! Build a cardboard kayak using the provided materials and race it on Stamford Harbor!

Anyone can compete - Companies, Schools, Teams, Families & Friends - All ages welcome!


Boat Building: 1pm - 3pm
Race: 3:15pm


What’s at Stake?
  • The HarborFest Cup (fastest)
  • Titanic Award (sinking with “style”)
… and major bragging rights

The Basic Rules**
  • Teams of six boat builders register in advance ($100 registration fee covers the cost of materials)
  • Each team receives 8 sheets of cardboard, 3 rolls of duct tape, 6 rolls of clear packing tape, utility knife, yardstick and a marker.
  • Boats must be built strictly from supplied materials.
  • Teams have two hours to build their boats and must be ready to race when the cannon fires.
  • Two team members will race 50-100 yards on Stamford Harbor
** See website for complete rules


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SoundWatesr HarborFest

Harbor Point

2200 Atlantic Street

Stamford, CT 06902

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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