20130622 - Cardboard Regatta 2013 (KG) - nwherald

Kyle Grillot - kgrillot@shawmedia.com

The Cardboard cup is displayed on the entrance to the Crystal Lake Park District’s Main Beach during the 29th annual America’s Cardboard Cup Regatta June 22, 2013. The competition raises money for local charities, contributing more than $500,000 since the first event. Entry fees are $20 per family and $200 per business with a $3 general admission fee per person that is capped at $15 per family. The event draws more than 2,000 people per year.