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  • Saturday, October 15: Kelly Park's annual Cardboard Canoe Regatta returns! Registration is open for teams of five to build and race a cardboard and duct tape canoe (limited to 16 teams) on Saturday, October 15! Cost: $50/team. Registration closes Thursday, October 7 at 5 p.m. "Boat artists" younger than 12 years are not included in team member count but cannot race; artists and participants age 12 or older are included in the team member count. All canoes must be built from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., using only cardboard and duct tape provided on event day. Teams race their canoes in the clear, chilly waters of Rock Springs beginning at 1 p.m., with prizes awarded to Race Winner, Crowd Favorite and the hilarious Most Spectacular Sinking! Details https://bit.ly/3fgQLcG. Questions? Email parks@ocfl.net.