Date: 12:00pm - 4:00pm EDT September 20, 2014

8th Annual Chester River Waterfront Festival

The Center for Environment & Society announces its 8th annual Waterfront Festival! Part of Fall Family Weekend at Washington College, CES celebrates the Chester River and the Chesapeake Bay with the famous cardboard boat regatta, environmental displays, crafts and games, food, and live music!

CALLING ALL CAPTAINS!! Do you wish for the ultimate glory and great prizes? The Cardboard Boat Race is fast approaching! Build a crew and a riverworthy boat and put it to the test on the 20th! Please go to our website ( to register!

12 p.m.- Festival starts
2:45 p.m. Captains meeting for the Cardboard Boat Race
3:00 p.m. Cardboard Boat Race
3:15 p.m. Judging and Awards ceremony
4:00 p.m. Festival closes, but is followed by the Phi Delta Theta Crab Feast (open to the public, $25 per ticket).


For more information about this year’s festival, go to: