Cardboard Boat Regatta & 5K Race
35740 US 59
Poteau, OK 74953
A fun day in the sun and a little friendly competition awaits you at the Cardboard Boat Regatta & 5K Race in Wister. The cardboard boat regatta requires you to build a boat out of nothing more than cardboard, tape, paper and string. Take your cardboard creation around a course on Lake Wister and finish first to win. Prizes will also be awarded for best design, most creative and best decorated. Teams are also encouraged to wear costumes for the event.
There will also be a 5K run and 1K fun run. Try to beat your best time or just enjoy a leisurely walk around beautiful Lake Wister ...
General Information: Free admission
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-270
Located on Hwy 59 near Long Lake Rd.