Rain Gutter Regatta Boat Race

Rain Gutter Regatta Boat Race

Date(s) - 08/17/2013
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Kelsey Dock


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Kids aged 7 to 14 can participate in this FREE model sail boat racing event held at the Kelsey Dock on August 17th from 12 pm to 2 pm. The race coincides with the “Alaskan Marine Highway 50th Anniversary Celebration.” The fastest boat wins the grand prize, a $500 Golden Ticket. Participating boats may be made from a kit or created from scratch. All boats must sport a hull, rudder, keel, mast and sail.

Purchase a boat kit for $5 and pick up race rules and a race-day schedule at the museum. For more information, visit www.ci.valdez.ak.us. This is a joint event with collaborations from the City of Valdez, Alaska Marine Highway, Richardson Highway Rendezvous and the Valdez Museum & Historical Archive. Check here to see a calendar of events.