Annual 12 oz. Beer Can Regatta

 Annual Eastport Oktoberfest and   12 oz. Beer Can Regatta    September 22nd, 2018

Bucket and materials for Sponsor and Grand Prix will be available at 1205 Van Buren Circle, Annapolis. Please contact to coordinate a date and time for pick up.

EDC and Chesapeake Outdoor Group Announces:

The Annual Eastport Oktoberfest and 12 oz. Beer Can Regatta
Saturday September 22nd, 2018

Eastport, Maryland– The public is cordially invited to attend the Annual Eastport Oktoberfest and 12 oz. Beer Can Regatta on Saturday,September 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Rain or Shine) at the EDC, 525 State Street in Eastport. The historic private club, established in 1929, will host a fun family- and pet-friendly local Regatta and Oktoberfest.  Along with great food, music, and of course, plenty of beer, the Chesapeake Outdoor Group will hold its annual beer can regatta, where local sailors and boating enthusiast create astonishing sailing vessels out of beer cans and then race them for bragging rights. Anyone interested in competing in the Regatta can visit Additionally, we will have rubber ducky races and other activities for the public to participate in.


                                   Sat. May 19:    

                        Tanker Class/Sponsor Class Building     1000-1130


                        Grand Prix Measurements                    1030-1100 


                        Grand Prix Racing                                1100-1130

                        Tanker Class Measurement                   1130-1145  (Duck Racing)

                        Tanker Class Racing                             1145-1215

                        Sponsor Class Measurement                 1215-1230  (Duck Racing)

                        Sponsor Class Racing                           1245-1315  (12:45p-1:15p)

    Duck Racing                                       1315-1330  (1:15p-1:30p)

   Grand Prix Finals                                  1400-1430  (2:00-2:30)

                        Live Music: Dublin 5                            2:30 onward

   Trophy Presentation                              Around 1630 (4:30p)

                        Drinking at the EDC                              All Day Long


                Duck Races will take place every hour on the hour                  

Refreshments will be available for purchase including a Great Selection of Beers and food. A portion of the proceeds of the 2018 Beer Can Regatta will benefit Capital Gazette and SPCA of Anne Arundel County. For more information about the event go to  or call COG President, Winston Kinard 443-223-0138.



For Immediate Release                                                                                
Contact: Winston Kinard 443-223-0138




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