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Evansville HydroFest

  • Date: Sep 2, 2017 - Sep 3, 2017
  • Location: Evansville, IN - Ohio River
  • Test Date: Sep 1, 2017
  • Region: 7
  • Print Race Circular (#12813)


Saturday Sep 02, 2017

  • 01000 - INBOARD

Sunday Sep 03, 2017

  • 01000 - INBOARD

Tropicana Evansville is the Official Hotel & Casino of Evansville HydroFest.
Evansville HydroFest has (14) hotels who are providing discounted room rates for the event. All locations are within approximately ten minutes of the pits. Visit our website for a complete listing of participating hotels at
** When making reservations, please make certain to tell the reservations desk you are a participant in the 2017 Evansville HydroFestâ„¢ Labor Day Event to receive your special rates.

Closed Course
1 lap = 1.25 miles
4 laps preliminary heats - 5.0 miles total distance
5 laps Championship heats - 6.25 miles total distance
Course is approved for Records.

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$20,000 USD Total Fund for Appearance (Tow) and Performance (Prize) for all Inboard Classes except Grand Prix Class. Separate Fund for GPs.
** The majority of the Total Fund will be in Appearance (Tow) money for each class. Longer distances will earn more. In order to be eligible for Appearance money, a boat must make a legal start in at least one competition heat. Exact amounts will be determined by boat count and announced at close of registration.
** All money will be paid to each team\'s Representative on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at the conclusion of the event at Race Headquarters, 401 SE Riverside Drive, Evansville, IN 47713

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 8 am to 5 pm CDT
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 8 am to 12 pm CDT
2 Court St., Evansville, Indiana 47708
Ohio Riverfront Registration Tent, Court Street at Riverside Drive, at entrance to Pits.

Send Entries:

Evansville Events, Inc.
Attention: Evansville HydroFestRace Registrar
401 S.E. Riverside Drive
Evansville, Indiana 47713 USA

Entry Fees:

$50.00 USD for entries received by 08-01-17.
$100.00 USD for entries received after 08-01-17.
Entry Fee includes APBA Inboard Administrative Fee.

  • Race Director: RANDALL LIENTZ
  • Referee/Risk Manager: DONALD MELILLO
  • Assistant Referee: JACK MEYER
  • Inspector: JIM SECHLER
  • Assistant Risk Manager: WILLIAM T NOONAN



I-69 to Lloyd Expressway West, exit south on Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., west on Court Street to Riverside Drive.
** Physical address: 2 Court St., Evansville, IN 47708 USA

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