Friday, 16 August

10am – 3pm
Awards at 3pm

100 Corlew Rd
ODR / Marina

Earn your bragging rights with many
chances to win!

Battle on the Beach 2024 & Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta

Join us for an unforgettable day of fun in the sun at the ODR Marina for our annual “Battle on the Beach” and Cardboard Boat Regatta! This year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever, packed with thrilling competitions, delicious food, and great music.

Don’t miss out on the ultimate summer event at the Marina! Gather your squadron, bring your competitive spirit, and prepare for a day of sun-soaked fun and camaraderie. Whether you’re here to compete or cheer on your team, there’s something for everyone at Battle on the Beach 2024. See you there!

Event Details

Summer Games Schedule

Volleyball – Sign-up board on-site available at 10am for 4-on-4 fun games, 1st come, winner may continue play or default to next team on the list

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Gift Card Prizes

Fastest Boat:
1st  –  $500
2nd  –  $250
3rd  –  $100

Most Unique: $250

Best Dressed Krewe: $250

Ugliest Boat: $100

Davey Jones Locker
(1st to sink): $100

Cardboard Boat Regatta Rules & Regulations

Boats in place between 8am-9am
Krewe beside staged boat in costume for judging by 1:30pm

Move boats to shoreline at 2:30pm – Race immediately following move
Sign up by Mon, 7 Aug

  1. Boat and paddles must be constructed of plain cardboard. Water based paint, water soluble glue and traditional rolls of duct, masking or packaging tape are the only other materials permitted. Prohibited items include but are not limited to: cloth, wood, plastic, foam, metal materials and polyurethane (resin).
  2. Each boat must have a minimum of two krewe members.
    Adult family members are eligible.
  3. Boats from previous years will not be eligible.
    Boats will be checked prior to award presentations.
  4. Unsportsmanlike conduct will be reported to Mission Support Group Commander, and a $100 fine will be enforced.
  5. A dumpster will be provided to dispose of boats. A $100 fine will be charged for not disposing of your boat after the event.
  6. A shotgun start begins from shore. Each krewe must put their boat into the water, paddle around a buoy and return to shore.
  7. Have fun!

Volunteers Needed!

We need your help to make Battle on the Beach 2024 and the Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta a smashing success! Volunteers are the backbone of our events, and your assistance is greatly appreciated.

Your support ensures that everything runs smoothly and everyone has a fantastic time. From setting up and coordinating activities to assisting with food and entertainment, there are many ways you can contribute.