Cardboard Boat Race participants will have opportunity to be in bicentennial parade

For the Courier-Post
Posted: Jun. 5, 2019 3:20 pm

Participants in this year’s Cardboard Boat Races will also have the chance to be in the Bicentennial parade.

The Cardboard Boat Races start at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 22 at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. The Bicentennial parade, with the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales, begins at 11 a.m. Hannibal Parks & Recreation will have a float for the cardboard boat racers in the parade.

Registration deadline is Friday, June 14 for the Cardboard Boat Races.

Boat check-in is at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 22. Each boat must have two passengers, ages 6-16. Rules are on the website and available at the HPR office, 320 Broadway. The entire boat and oars must be made of cardboard.



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