Regatta for fools next Saturday at East Ferry
The 36th annual Fools’ Rules Regatta will take place at the East Ferry beach on Saturday, Aug. 10. Entrants are allowed two hours to construct a sailing craft on the beach using only nonmarine items. The craft may be preconstructed, but must be disassembled and built again on the beach. Construction begins at 9 a.m. and races start at 11 a.m. The rain date is Sunday, Aug. 11.