Guntersville Lake Hydrofest (POSTPONED UNTIL 2021)

Unlimited Hydroplane racing returns to Lake Guntersville, with drivers qualifying and racing on Saturday and Sunday. These state-of-the-art hydroplanes race on a 2-1/2 mile oval course, and maintain speeds of 130 mph to upwards of 200 mph on the straightaways.

The hydroplanes are powered by turbine engines and have a history that spans 100 years. The Unlimited Series races in Detroit, Seattle, San Diego and other large cities annually. Their return to Guntersville for a third year has generated an unparalleled excitement within the powerboat racing world.

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Weekend Pass:                                             One Day Pass
$20 – Adults                                                     $15 – Adults
$10 – Kids 6-12                                               $5 – Kids 6-12
Free – 5 and under                                        Free – 5 and underMilitary Discount Weekend Pass:
Discount applies to military active duty, reserve and National Guard. Military ID and ticket will be required at gate entry.

Ultimate Weekend Pass
The Ultimate Weekend Pass includes admission into the event, free transportation to see the boats at anytime throughout the two days of racing, a commemorative event program and a fan pack with Official HydroFest merchandise. Close-toed shoes are required to enter pits!

Club Level
Club Level includes access into a large, private tented area for on-the-water viewing at the start/finish line and free lunch and nonalcoholic beverages. Free transportation to see the boats at anytime throughout the two days of racing is also included! Close-toed shoes are required to enter pits!

Personal Tent Spaces
Personal tent spaces are available for $50. Each space will be 15X15 ft. Set-up time for Personal Tent Spaces will be on Friday, June 26 from 10AM – 6PM. Coolers are allowed but will be thoroughly checked by HydroFest staff. Alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages may be purchased inside the event venue.

Corporate Ticket blocks
100 weekend passes: $1,500 (25% savings)
50 weekend passes: $750 (25% savings)
25 weekend passes: $450 (25% savings)

Coolers of any kind (includes softshell coolers)
Alcohol or Illegal drugs
Weapons (including knives and guns)
Pets (service animals are allowed)
Hoverboards, Bicycles, Skateboards or Motorized Vehicles

2020 Food Vendors
Brix & Embers —- Island Noodles —- Dale’s BBQ —- In The Bun —- Nanny’s Old Fashioned Lemonade
Santa Fe —- Venice Gelato —- Polar Express Shaved Ice —- Dippin Dots
The Copper Kettle  —- Ju Ju’s Southern Fried —- New South Hot Dog




Post Office Box 711 / 200 Gunter Avenue
Guntersville, Alabama 35976
Phone: (256) 582-7015 / (800) 582-6282
Fax: (256) 582-3682

Madison Regatta (POSTPONED UNTIL 2021)

The Madison Regatta has been held annually for 70 years. We host one of the largest hydroplane races in the United States. The 70th Madison Regatta will be held July 4-5th along with the Roostertail Music Festival July 2nd-14th 2020.

We are proud to be bringing back the fastest racing boats on water, featuring H-1 Unlimited Hydroplanes, Grand Prix World Hydroplanes, Vintage Hydros and a number of other fantastic and fast racing classes. Reserve your spot for the Indiana’s greatest racing tradition…on water. Get your wristbands, VIP passes or tarp reservation TODAY! #YaGottaRegatta

To be announced

Madison Regatta

Phone: 812.274.0400
Twitter: @madisonregatta

PO Box 341
201 East Vaughn Drive
Madison, IN 47250

HAPO Columbia Cup July 24-26

The HAPO Columbia Cup is always a favorite stop on the Unlimited circuit. Begun in 1966, the event is a community favorite, always bringing tens of thousands of fans to the shores of the Columbia River for three days of sun-baked racing on one of the fastest courses we race on. In terms of all-out speed and excitement, it doesn’t get much better than Tri-Cities!

With most of the teams headquartered in Washington State, the race is guaranteed to have one of the largest and fastest fields of the year!

To be announced

Tickets are available at the Water Follies website

Tri-City Water Follies

Phone: (509) 783-4675
Fax: (509) 388-0191
Twitter: @Water_Follies

621 N Gum
Suite A
Kennewick, WA 99336

HomeStreet Bank Cup (POSTPONED UNTIL 2021)

One of the most popular events of Seafair is the HomeStreet Bank Cup, which is held on beautiful Lake Washington in Seattle. The race attracts tens of thousands of spectators, both those standing on the public shores of the lake, and those in boats anchored just outside the course on the Log Boom. The same weekend, in a tradition restarted in 1972, the Blue Angels also perform their aerial stunts over the lake between races.

Make your way down to Genesee Park in Seattle to witness the World’s Most Spectacular Race Boats go head to head on the largest stage H1 Unlimited Hydroplane drivers will race on all season. Immense crowds, live streaming coverage online and live radio broadcast of the races make this an event not to miss!

With most of the teams headquartered in Washington State, the race is guaranteed to have one of the largest and fastest fields of the year!

To be announced


Phone: (206) 728-0123
Fax: (206) 728-9506
Twitter: @SeafairFestival

2200 Sixth Avenue
Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98121

HomeStreet Bank San Diego Bayfair Sept. 18-20

In existence since 1964, the San Diego Bayfair will offer a variety of activities on and off the water. For three days, H1 Unlimited hydroplanes race on the wind protected waters of Mission Bay on a 2-1/2 mile race course which is one of the sport’s two super speedways.

The beautiful white sandy beaches offer fans a one of a kind environment to watch an H1 Unlimited hydroplane race. In addition to admission to activities and pit row on Fiesta Island. Bayfair offers overnight R/V spaces in Mission Bay Park and the only time of year for beach camping on East Vacation Island, all overlooking the azure blue race course.

To be announced


Phone: 858-578-7454

P.O. Box 600426
San Diego, CA 92160