Festival 2013 - Sunday, June 23rd
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Welcome to the home page for the Festival Regatta brought to you by the members of the Merrimac River Rowing Association. The MRRA is very proud of this fun day of 6-lane sprint racing on the scenic and historic Merrimac River in Lowell, Massachusetts. This regatta features about 30+ events for the full range of age and boat classes.
In 2012 we had a great day with beautiful weather and we hope you enjoyed the regatta. Congratulations to all the medalists!
Download Final 2012 Results. (PDF)
Race Day Heat Sheet and Schedule
Download the Regatta Packet - four pages of useful information for race day, including race course, rules and regulations.
Waivers are required for all rowers at Registration/Check-in. Click here for waiver.
Coaches and Coxswains Meeting - Yes, 7am on race day.
Parking - across the street at Regatta Field - $5. Breakdown lane okay for trailers downstream of boathouse; upstream of trailer lot. Lot adjacent to the boathouse is for trailers only. Passenger vehicles in Regatta Field only. DO Not park in Dunkin Donuts lot - you will not get a free donut to go with your free tow.
If you have any questions or feedback, please write to us at
Thanks for playing!
Race Directors: Karen Scammell and Jon Dwyer
PICTURES FROM THE 2011 REGATTA
Watch the slide show and Watch the video slide show