Cardboard Boat Regatta

Sunday, June 4, 2017
8:00 a.m. boat check-in begins
11:00 a.m. races begin

Lake Accotink Park
7500 Accotink Park Road
Springfield, VA 22150

CHECK OUT THE 2017 REGATTA PHOTO ALBUM

2017 REGATTA WINNERS

Want more Regatta photos? Check out these 600 pix taken by Regatta fan, Tom Kinder. You need to at least see the last photo to learn how the Regatta turns out.

It’s a 28-year tradition! Join in the fun with your own cardboard boat or spend the day at the park and watch as determined captains and their crews try to win the race before springing a leak. Some will sink and others will float, that’s the fun of a cardboard boat.

The theme for the 2017 Regatta is Fairfax County’s 275th Anniversary. You’ll want to come check out all the creative ways our boat builders “build” on this year’s theme.

Building a cardboard boat? Here are some insider tips for boat-building success and race-day prep. Good luck captains and crews!