Design a boat made from cardboard and duct tape only and compete against other participants in the Fun-DUCT-Raiser Duct Tape Boat Race! Registration for the event is by donation and pledges with all proceeds donated to the Long Lake Provincial Park Association and are used for yearly maintenance and upkeep of the park.

You can register online at in any of the following categories:
• Family – ages 8 years and older
• Youth – ages 12 to 17
• Corporate/Community Groups
• Individual and teams – 8 years and older
Teams typically range between 2 and 4 people but can be as large as 6 per boat. Once registered, participants can pick up six free  rolls of duct tape, generously donated by 3M Canada, at the POLYCORP head office (339 Herring Cove Road).

Full event details and rules can be found on their website. Donations and pledges can be made through the event’s official Go Fund Me page:


When: Saturday, July 13th, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm (check-in at 12:00 pm)
Where: Old Pumphouse Site at Long Lake Provincial Park, Halifax (Off Old Sambro Rd and Opposite Schnare Street)
Phone: 902-442-9435