The yearly Milk Carton Derby is happening this weekend! Come view over 100 milk carton boats…or enter one of your own for a crack at $10,000 in prizes! You can register here!
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6350 E. Green Lake Way North, Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 684-4075 | More info: www.seafair.com
Milk Carton Derby Schedule:
8:30 a.m. – Registration and Inspection Opens
10:00 a.m. – Open Category
10:45 a.m. – Racing Category
11:00 a.m. – UNFI Charity Challenge Build Begins
11:15 a.m. – Group/Commercial Category
11:45 a.m. – UNFI Charity Challenge
Noon – Kid’s Area Programming and Mooing Contest and Hula Hoop Contest
12:30 p.m. – Parade of Boats for Showboat Award Judging (non-racing)
12:30 p.m. – Seafair Team Challenge Boat Build begins
1:00 p.m. – Military Category
1:15 p.m. – Seafair Team Challenge Race
1:45 p.m. – Racing & Open Category FINALS
3:00 p.m. – Awards Ceremony at the Denny’s Stage
* Starting times are approximate
This category is for groups & Commercial entries. A $250 entry gives your group or company the opportunity to race with a company name, logo or slogan on your vessel. Take the challenge and race to glory on the formidable waters of Seattle’s Green Lake. A minimum of 100 half-gallon cartons or their equivalent is required. This category is not eligible for Showboat or other major price drawings. Entries must meet the conditions of the Open category.
What do you crave in the Northwest? Taco Time would like you to sport your Northwest spirit by incorporating it into the design of your boat! Whether it’s a hike to the top of Mount Si, a trip to the top of the needle, or even just kicking back with box of Mexi-Fries, we invite you to Ride the Taco Time Crave Wave! Qualifying entries must include the Taco Time logo somewhere on the boat. Boats will be judged on Northwest spirit and creative incorporation of Taco Time.
1st: Trip for four to L.A. to see the Radio Disney N.B.T kickoff concert
2nd: iPod Touch plus Radio Disney prize pack
3rd: Radio Disney prize pack
Denny’s, UNFI, Radio Disney AM 1250, Taco Time Northwest, Whole Foods Market, The Boeing Company, Albert Lee Appliance, KIRO 7 Eyewitness News, Western Washington Hyundai Dealers Association, TalkingRain Beverage Company, Holiday Inn – Renton, Safeway, Smith Bros.
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