Florida: Inaugural Charlotte Harbor Super Boat Grand Prix powerboat race planned
03/01/2014 12:00 AM
02/26/2014 1:54 PM
Tranquil Manasota Key’s going to get loud when the inaugural Charlotte Harbor Super Boat Grand Prix powerboat race lets loose next month. Teams are expected to begin arriving on April 11 to stage their boats and equipment at designated “dry pits” along Englewood Beach/Chadwick Park. Fans can come see their favorite teams throughout the weekend. Events are planned all weekend, including a parade in Punta Gorda, live music and VIP parties, all leading up to April 13, when the boats howl along the coast at speeds reaching 180 mph. Don’t blink.
Details: www.chsbgp.com; www.charlotteharbortravel.com.
Oops, you haven't selected any newsletters. Please check the box next to one or more of our email newsletters and submit again.
Oops, you didn't provide a valid email address. Please double-check the email field and submit again.
Join the Discussion
Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.