2nd Annual Cardboard Yacht Regatta Returns To Santa Monica Tonight

Saturday, 17 Aug 2013, 9:05:00 AM

Brenton Garen

Cardboard yachts will race at the Annenberg Community Beach House pool tonight.
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Cardboard yachts will race at the Annenberg Community Beach House pool tonight.

Teams of two will test the seaworthiness of their homemade cardboard yachts in a race across the Annenberg Beach House pool tonight, Aug. 17.

Prior to the race, teams will construct their yacht from corrugated cardboard and duct tape and decorate it with a creative theme.

Teams bring yachts to the Beach House and paddle their way across the pool starting at 6:30 pm.

Awards will be given in a variety of categories. Spectators are welcome.

The Annenberg Community Beach House is located at 415 Pacific Coast Hwy, Santa Monica (enter parking lot at Beach House Way traffic light).

For more information, visit http://annenbergbeachhouse.com/activities/public-events.aspx.

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