River Legacy
703 N.W. Green Oaks Blvd.
(at Cooper Street)
Arlington, TX 76006 US
817.860.6752

River Legacy

Mini-Boat Regatta

The Mini-Boat Regatta provides an opportunity for children ages 4-12 to race mini-sailboats along rain gutters by blowing on the sail of their boat.
With a huff and a puff they will race their boats to the finish line!

First, second and third-place trophies will be awarded in each age category and one trophy for Overall Fastest Time. A prize will be also be awarded for
"Best Decorated Boat!"

Categories

Goldfish (ages 4-6)
Dolphins (ages 7-9)
Whales (ages 10-12)

Mini-Boat Regatta Registration Fee

$5 per child

Registration Form (must pre-register by April 18. After that date, participants can register in the Children's Area on event day between 10 am and noon.)

(Note: Registration does not include general admission to the regatta event. General admission to the regatta is $8 at the gate. Or, come by the Living Science Center by April 22 and pay just $6).

 

Race Information

Check-in Time: 10 am – 12 pm
Race Start Time: 1 pm (approximate)
Location: Hook’s Lagoon area


Mini-Sailboat Kit Costs

Sailboat kits can be purchased at River Legacy Living Science Center's Acorns Gift Shop, 703 NW Green Oaks Blvd. Cost is $6.48. Kits must be assembled and decorated before event day.

Kits purchased from area Scout shops can also be used. No Catamaran Kits this year.

 

A limited number of assembled, waterproofed boats will be available the day of the race for a $5 refundable deposit (when you return the boat after the races).

For more information about the Mini-Boat Regatta, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call River Legacy Foundation at 817.860.6752, ext. 107.

Coming soon to River Legacy

May 30: Living Science Center closed


June 3:  Enjoy a night out while your kids explore science & more at the Science Center!


June 4: Go on a family-friendly guided Nature Walk.


June 4: Participate in National Trails Day by choosing a kayak or hiking adventure!