Dad Vail Regatta with Philadelphia Blue Hens

Saturday, May 11, 2019

81st Dad Vail Regatta

Saturday, May 11, 2019 | 12 - 5 p.m.

Schuylkill River | 2200 Kelly Dr., Philadelphia, PA 19129

It's time once again for UD alumni, Men's Crew fans, friends and parents to pack the banks of the Schuylkill and cheer on UD's rowers to victory at the Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta! UDMC is seeking to take home the Men's Point Trophy for the third year in a row and medals in all events at the regatta.

Join us rain or shine for an excellent afternoon of racing! From noon to 3 p.m., we’ll have a picnic lunch available (including Philly cheesesteaks, veggie sandwiches and more grilled and served on-site by WizWit Catering).

The Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta, now in its 81st year, is the largest collegiate regatta in North America, with over 100 colleges and universities from the U.S. and Canada participating.

Getting There: Our tent will be approximately a quarter mile upriver from the Columbia Bridge. Shuttles will be provided from Boathouse Row and parking areas in Fairmount Park.

12:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Picnic Lunch (including Philly cheesesteaks grilled & served on-site by WizWit Catering)

$25 - Early Registration (through May 7)
$35 - Late Registration (beginning May 8)
Fee includes lunch. Non-alcoholic beverages will be provided; BYOB.
Open to alumni, parents, friends and family.
Walk-ups are welcome; please see the registration table at our tent.

Refund deadline: Monday, May 6 at 4 p.m.

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