Nanaimo Events – Silly Boat Regatta July 13, 2014

Events Nanaimo

Sunday, July 13, 2014 – Silly Boat Regatta8 to 3 pm at Maffeo Sutton Park, Nanaimo, BC 

Join Coast Capital Savings and the Nanaimo Child Development Centre for this year’s Silly Boat Regatta!

What started out with 5 teams in 1984 has turned into a huge community event with over 50 teams and 10,000 spectators & participants joining together for a spectacular day full of fun, camaraderie and of course, silly antics! Last year’s fundraising was a record $122,000 – so many children benefitted from this event!

Race day festivities include boat building, music, performers, and free family activities. Boat building begins at 8am with the races starting at 1pm.

You’ll want to be there to celebrate 30 years of Silly Boat history – all in support of the Nanaimo Child Development Centre! 

Nanaimo Event Details: 

Event: Silly Boat Regatta

Date: Sunday, July 13, 8 to 3pm
Location: Nanaimo, BC

Contact: Michelle Kocourek, Resource Development Coordinator.Call: 250-753-0251 or email:

Also check out the Regatta official website:

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