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Cardboard boat race this weekend

Here in Tempe, AZ, we’re having a “Rotary River Rally,” or cardboard boat race. It’s never too late to register a boat, and it looks like so much fun. The pre-event boat show is today, and the regatta starts tomorrow morning. This is the 9th year they’re running this, so it makes me wonder how many cardboard boats are at the bottom of the lake! (Thanks, Matt!)

Photo by Flickr user bigcoyote33.

2 thoughts on “Cardboard boat race this weekend

  1. The company I work for will be there this weekend. Last year was fun, we had an interesting Egyptian theme. The weather is perfect, thanks for reminding me!

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Becky Stern is a Content Creator at Autodesk/Instructables, and part time faculty at New York’s School of Visual Arts Products of Design grad program. Making and sharing are her two biggest passions, and she's created hundreds of free online DIY tutorials and videos, mostly about technology and its intersection with crafts. Find her @bekathwia on YouTube/Twitter/Instagram.

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