Ahoy! Sailors and builders wanted for inaugural cardboard boat race

For anyone whose lifelong nautical dream is to compete in a cardboard boat race, the Lake County Rowing Association has the perfect event. The association is looking for people who want to build a boat and “sail” in the first annual Clermont Cardboard Classic boat race Aug. 4 at Waterfront Park in Clermont. The event will include races for all age levels, prizes, food trucks, vendors, a beer garden, a splash pad, and a free concert featuring the band Switch Back to the Eighties. Boats can be built by adults and children, groups, businesses, nonprofit organizations, schools, and more. Photos … Continue reading Ahoy! Sailors and builders wanted for inaugural cardboard boat race