2012 Sarasota Schedule

Scheduled events start June 29th – July 1st.

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JUNE 29, 2012 (Friday)
9am-3pm

Registration: US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla Bldg – Centennial Park

10am-9pm

Powerboats by the Bay: Centennial Park on Sarasota Bay,

12pm-3pm

Inspection: Centennial Park

12pm – 4pm

Dunkers: Arlington Park Pool – 2650 Waldemere St.

4pm

Staging of Parade: Centennial Park

5pm-Midnight Downtown Block Party: Gulf Stream Ave. & Main St.

7pm

Festival Parade of Boats: Main St. Downtown

JUNE 30, 2012 (Saturday)

8am-5pm

Inspection: Centennial Park on Sarasota Bay

8am-5pm

Launching: Centennial Park on Sarasota Bay

8am-5pm

Fueling: Centennial Park on Sarasota Bay

8:30am

Mandatory Drivers Meeting: Hyatt Regency Sarasota

10am-5pm

Registration: US Coast Guard Auiliary Flotilla Bldg / Centennial Park

10am-9pm

Powerboats by the Bay: Centennial Park-Vendors-Live Music-Cornhole Competition, “Miss Super Boat Grand Prix” Contest, Food & Vendors

12pm-5pm

Testing: As per the SBIP Rulebook

10:30am-Noon Meet & Greet Who’s in the Driver’s Seat: Hyatt Regency Sarasota / Tropics Room

JULY 1, 2012 (Sunday) – Race Day

7am-12pm

Fueling: Centennial Park

7:30am-8:30am

Physicals: Hyatt Regency Sarasota

8am-5pm

Launch & Recovery: Centennial Park

8:30am

Mandatory Drivers Meeting: Hyatt Regency Sarasota

10am

FAA pilots meeting: Jones Aviation

10am-5pm

Powerboats by the Bay: Centennial Park

10:30am

Boats of 1st Race: Parade to Mill Area

11am

Start of 1st Race: Lido Beach

12:30pm

Boats of 2nd Race: Parade to Mill Area

1pm

Start of 2nd Race: Lido Beach

4:30pm

Race Awards Ceremony: Centennial Park


Meet and Greet Who’s in the Drivers Seat

Tropics Room (Main Lobby Level – Hyatt Regency Sarasota)

Meet race teams & special guests for autographs, photos and

FREE give-a-way items


Powerboats by the Bay

Centennial Park, 10th Street / Tamiami Trail

Spectators can see the boats/ teams up close

Enjoy great food, vendors and live entertainment

Free Admission – Food & Beverage available for purchase


Race Course: Off Lido Beach between New Pass and Big Pass