The fifth annual Wreck and Roll Festival "Build Your Own Boat Race" will be held on June 9 at the City of Dunkirk pier.
This year's competition will feature two divisions; an open division with unlimited materials eligible for construction and unlimited team members, and a minimal regatta where boats may only be occupied by two or fewer individuals but construction may also include materials of the contestant's choice.
The June 9 race will begin at 2 p.m. with registration to begin at 1 p.m.
Clubs, individuals and families interested in participating should contact the city's Development Depart-ment office at 366-9876 for additional details, or visit the festival website, www.visitdunkirk.com for pictures of previous years' events, rules and complete festivals details.
This event will kick off an entire afternoon and evening of events for the whole family, including a chicken wing festival, top national bands, Kids Zone with bouncers and many more events.
This festival, like all City of Dunkirk Festivals, is offered to the public free of charge thanks to the generous support of our corporate partners, DFT Communica-tions, Dunkirk Chamber of Commerce, Coors Light, NRG Energy, Cott Bever-ages and Robert Basil Cars.
Additional details on this or any other festival can be found at www.visitdunkirk.com, or on Facebook, Dunkirk Festivals.