Owensboro HydroFair

Owensboro HydroFair @ English Park, Owensboro Convention Center, Smothers Park to the Blue Bridge | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
When:
August 15, 2020 all-day
2020-08-15T00:00:00-05:00
2020-08-16T00:00:00-05:00
Other Dates:
  • August 15, 2020
  • August 16, 2020
Where:
English Park, Owensboro Convention Center, Smothers Park to the Blue Bridge
199 E Veterans Blvd
Owensboro, KY 42303
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
City of Owensboro
270-687-4444

Owensboro HydroFair returns to Owensboro on Friday, August 14, 2020 thru Sunday, August 16, 2020

This exciting event will start on Friday, August 14th, with hydroplane testing from 1 pm-5 pm.  The qualifying races will be 10 am- 4 pm on Saturday, August 15th and Sunday, August 16th from 10 am-12 pm.  Championship Races will begin Sunday at 1 pm till 4 pm, it’s going to a thrilling event with great hydroplane racing!

Hydrofair will consist of about 50- hydroplanes separated into seven classes.  Speeds will range from 110 to more than 170 miles per hours.  The race course will be an oval-shaped loop between the Blue Bridge and English Park, a track of 1.25 miles, and drivers will cycle the track four times.

Attendees will have free seating planned throughout Smothers Park and along the downtown riverfront.  Reserved seating will be available to purchase at the start/finish line near the Owensboro Convention Center.  Also, a ticketed area planned at English Park will enable fans to view the hydroplane teams in the pit areas. 

More details and updates will be posted as the information is available!  Check back OFTEN and be sure to SAVE THIS DATE!