St. Clair River Offshore Power Boat Races/Riverfest, St. Clair, MI

Jean Chapdelaine - July 28, 2016

PLEASE NOTE BELOW IN SCHEDULE EVENTS THAT COAST GUARD PERMITS ARE IN EFFECT FOR NEXT 4 DAYS.  

NOTE:The St. Clair River will be closed to through boat traffic from 11 am to 6 pm on Sunday 7/31/2016

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

​​Thursday July 28, 2016
11am-6pm             Coast Guard Permit in effect - SPECIAL RULES APPLY
6pm                        M-29 road closure in place; Race Village set up
7pm-8:30pm         Patrol Fleet Safety Briefing, St. Clair City Hall

​Friday, July 29, 2016
All Day               ​    Arrival of Race Boats; Race Village - N. Riverside Rd, St Clair, MI
9am-4pm              Race Boats Inspections - N. Riverside Ave, St Clair, MI & Racer Registration TBA
12pm-4pm​​​            GPS Registration - GPS Trailer, Race Village
11am-​6pm            Coast Guard Permit in effect - SPECIAL RULES APPLY
​3pm-11:30pm      Hospitality and Beer Tents Open – Palmer Park  LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

​Saturday, July 30, 2016
10am-12am         Race Village open to the Public
​7:30am                 Course buoys set
10am​​​                    Racer Meeting - St Clair Fire Station
10:30am-6pm      Boat Ramp Open to racer boats
11am-4pm​​           Racer Registration - TBA
8am-12pm           Swim / Dunker Testing - St. Clair City Pool (715 Orchard St, St Clair, MI)
11am-11:30pm    Hospitality & Beer Tent Open - LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
11am-6pm           Coast Guard Permit in effect - SPECIAL RULES APPLY

​​Sunday, July 31, 2016
All Day                 Race Village & Avenue of Vendors
7:30 AM               Course Buoys Set
9:30am-6pm       Crane & Ramp Operational
8:30am                Medical / Dive Briefing, St. Clair Fire Station
9am                     PATCOM Law Enforcement Briefing, St. Clair Boat Harbor
10am                   Race Control Operational
11am-6pm          Coast Guard Permit in effect
11:40am              Opening Ceremony; Flag Float Down (tentative)
​12pm-9pm          Hospitality & Beer Tent Open
12pm                   RACE 1   (subject to adjustment)
1:30pm                RACE 2   (subject to adjustment)
​3pm                     RACE 3   (subject to adjustment)
4:30pm                RACE 4   (subject to adjustment) - if needed
7pm                      Awards Ceremony - Riverview Plaza, ​N. Riverside Ave, St Clair, MI  

Event date: 
Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 11:00 to Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 19:00