Ocean Gate First Aid Squad’s 8th Annual Cardboard Boat Race is set for August 14 at the Wildwood Avenue Pier in Ocean Gate, New Jersey.

The event will kick off at 12 noon and registration is required. There will be four different competing categories for entries including ages 8 to 11, 12 to 17, 18 and up, as well as organizations and community sailors.

You can join in on the fun by registering for the cardboard boat race online or in person on the date of the event. Click here to view the official construction, safety, and race rules.

The rain date is scheduled for August 15.