Offshore boat racing returns to Sarasota in July as part of a
series of boat racing events. Sarasota's events are scheduled
for June 27th - July 5th, 2015 to benefit the Suncoast Charities
for Children. Volunteer Hot Line: (941) 487-7904 x103. Events to take place in Sarasota include
parades, baseball games, powerboat displays, fishing
tournaments and more. For
Hotels - Call toll free in the US:
Photos From 2011
2015 Events include:
Saturday June 27:
Charity Golf Tournament
Laurel Oak Country Club
Registration 7:00 a.m. / Shotgun Start 8:00 a.m.
Foursome & Hole Sponsorship - $650
Foursome Only - $500 / Individual Entries - $125
Hole Sponsorship Only $150 ($150 Tax Deductible)
Scramble Format - Includes Lunch and Award Presentations
Festival Car Show and Expo
Sunday June 28
Ranch Main Street
10 a.m. until 3 p.m.
50/50 - Dash Plaques - Prizes
$15 Entry In Advance / $20 Day of Show - For Info:
Boat & Personal Watercraft "Fun Run" On Sarasota Bay
Marina Jack Registration: 10 a.m. until 11 a.m.
Last Boat In At 3 p.m.
$10 Per Hand - Top 3 Hands Win!!!
Tuesday June 30:
"A Nautical Night Of Giving" Fundraiser
Sarasota Yacht Club
6 pm until 10 pm
$125 pp - Cocktail Casual Attire (No Jeans or Shorts)
Food Stations - Live Entertainment - Open Bar
Thursday July 2:
Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament
One-Eyed Jacks Poker Room at the Sarasota Kennel Club
$65 Buy In Re-Entry Is Allowed
6 p.m. Registration - 6:30 p.m. Tournament
200 Maximum Player Field - $2,000 First Place Based Upon Sold Out Field
Charity Gets Half The Buy In
Pre-Purchase Buys A Seat And Includes 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Cocktail
"Fleming's Fan Fest" For Local Race Teams
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Free Admission / Tent Party from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Offering "5-6-7" Happy Hour Menu / Cash Bar
2001 Siesta Drive, Sarasota, Florida 34239
Friday July 3
Festival Parade of Boats
Main Street in Downtown Sarasota (Begins at U.S. 301 to
Start Time: 7:00 p.m.
"Boats By The Bay" Downtown Block Party
(Between Orange & Pineapple Avenues. Lemon Avenue between First St . & State St
5 p.m. - Midnight
Vendors - Food - Race Boats on Display After The Parade!
“Miss Powerboat Grand Prix”
Located on stage downtown
Saturday July 4:
Powerboats By The Bay
Centennial Park on 10th Street
10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Free Admission - No coolers or pets allowed
See Powerboats on display. Enjoy great food, vendors, and live
4th of July Fireworks Spectacular
Sarasota Bayfront Park
Begins at Dusk - approx. 9 p.m.
Best viewing along the Sarasota Bayfront near Island Park
Sunday July 5, 2015
Grand Prix Gulf of Mexico 2 Heats 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Viewing from
Lido Beach. Course runs from New Pass to Big Pass.
Best Viewing is from Lido Beach
Race Awards Ceremony