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Great Lakes Grand Prix in Michigan City Set Economic Record

Great Lakes Grand Prix in Michigan City Set Economic Record

This year’s Great Lakes Grand Prix in Michigan City set a record for both economic impact and attendance. A study by Certec, Inc. out of Versailles, Kentucky found over $9.6 million was contributed to LaPorte County’s economy by non-local visitors during three days of race-related activities that started August 5 along with the race itself. […]

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Inaugural Park Ohio Super Boat Grand Prix

Inaugural Park Ohio Super Boat Grand Prix

“These are not your typical boats,” said Mark Small, promoter and captain of Cleveland Construction Offshore Racing Team. “These are world-class offshore powerboats capable of reaching speeds of up to 200 mph. These multimillion-dollar competition boats are supported by professional staff and crew from a dozen different countries.”

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8th Annual Super Boat Great Lakes Grand Prix

8th Annual Super Boat Great Lakes Grand Prix… Coming Up Next!

Crowds will converge for an eighth annual event that draws some of the world’s fastest and most powerful offshore motorboats to Michigan City. The 8th Annual Super Boat Great Lakes Grand Prix, which brings in $9 million annually to the local economy, is set for Aug. 4-7 at Washington Park Beach. In addition to racing […]

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Michigan City Grand Prix Contract Extended To 2019

Michigan City Grand Prix Contract Extended To 2019

MICHIGAN CITY — The La Porte County Convention and Visitors Bureau has reached an agreement with Super Boat International to extend the contract for the Great Lakes Grand Prix for an additional five years. This extends the contract through 2019. A contingent of representatives from Michigan City, including Mayor Ron Meer, the Michigan City Parks […]

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Space Coast to Host Super Boat Grand Prix

BREVARD — Get ready to hear the roar of several dozen super boats, as they race one another along one of Florida’s most famous beaches. On Wednesday, May 14 through Sunday, May 18, “Thunder on Cocoa Beach,” the Space Coast’s Super Boat Grand Prix, will storm the beaches of Port Canaveral to world famous Cocoa […]

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