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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