2013 Orange Beach Schedule

Event 10th Annual “Thunder on the Gulf” Super Boat Grand Prix
Dry Pits The Wharf
Location At the foot of the Foley Beach Express Bridge, Canal Rd.
Friday • May 31, 2013
9:00 am 5:00 pm Race Registration: Race Village – The Wharf – At the foot of the Foley Beach Express Bridge, Canal Rd.
9:00 am 5:00 pm Race Inspections: Race Village – The Wharf
9:00 am 8:00 pm Race Village Open at The Wharf
5:00pm VIP Pre-Party at Live Bait II
6:00pm 9:00pm Meet the Race Teams at “Live Bait II” – 24281 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Saturday • June 1, 2013
8:30 am Mandatory Drivers Meeting: Race Village – The Wharf
9:00 am 8:00pm Race Village Open
9:00 am 5:00 pm Powerboats and Race Teams In Dry Pits: Race Village
9:00am 5:00pm Wet Pits Viewing at Cobalt – VIP Viewing
10:00am 5:00 pm Registration: Race Village
10:00am 5:00 pm Inspection: Race Village
12:00pm 5:00 pm Launching: 28099 Perdido Beach Blvd.
12:00pm 5:00 pm Testing: As per the SBIP Rulebook
12:00pm Entertainment begins at Race Village – Featuring doo-wop band “Blend” and Top Hat & Jackie
3:00 pm “Miss Thunder on the Gulf” Bikini Contest – Flora-Bama
6:00 pm Party at Race Village – Featuring the dance band “Hotwire”
Sunday • June 2, 2013 – Race Day
7:30 am 8:30 am Physicals: Race Village – The Wharf
8:30 am     Mandatory Driver’s Meeting: The Wharf
9:00 am 4:00 pm Launching : 28099 Perdido Beach Blvd.
9:00 am 4:00 pm Powerboats in Dry Pits: Race Village
9:30am FAA Pilots Meeting: Race Village
11:00am Platinum & VIP Viewing Areas Open at Island House & Turquoise Place
11:00am Mirams Viewing Party at Turquoise Place Opens
12:30pm Boats of First Race Proceed to Milling Area
1:00pm Start of 1st. Race
2:30 pm Boats of Second Race Proceed to Milling Area
3:00 pm Start of 2nd Race
6:00 pm Awards Presentation: Race Village – The Wharf – Complete Angler Boat Bar

Additional Information

  • START / FINISH LINE – Island House Hotel
  • Turn #1 TBA
  • Turn #2 TBA

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