The 26th Annual Cardboard boat races were held July 28

The 26th Annual Cardboard Boat Races were held at Sandy Beach in Heber Springs on July 28. Crowds packed the beach in oppressive heat to be a part of one of the county's biggest attractions. Along with the races, there were multiples vendors, sand treasure hunting for the kids, and a watermelon eating contest. Look for a more complete story covering the races and a photo gallery on our website in the days ahead! !