Boats must be registered by June 15

Registration deadline is June 15 for the Cardboard Boat Races.

The third annual Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department Cardboard Boat races will be June 23 at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Last year there were 25 boats in the event. Waivers must be signed for each passenger.

Boat check-in is 8 a.m., with the first launch at 9 a.m. Each boat must have two passengers, ages 8-18. Rules are on the hannibalparks website and available at the HPR office, 320 Broadway. The entire boat and oars must be made of cardboard.

Trophies will be awarded to winners in the following categories:

• Fastest Boat

• Titanic Award

• Best Decorated

More information is available on