Thunder on the Choptank

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Come on out and bring the whole family July 24-25 for two days of boat racing and experience action-packed racing on the Choptank River! The event is organized by the Kent Narrows Racing Association.

Racing begins at 10:30am on both Saturday and Sunday. The best viewing area is right from the banks of Gerry Boyle Park at Great Marsh (Somerset Avenue, Cambridge, MD), offering many spots for viewing the races. Also on site will be food and drinks.

Classes racing include:

  • 1 Litre
  • 1.5 Litre Stock
  • 2.5 Litre Modified
  • 2.5 Litre Stock
  • 5 Litre
  • Grand National Hydroplane
  • Grand Prix Hydroplane
  • Jersey Speed Skiff
  • National Modified Hydroplane
  • Sportsman Entry
  • Sportsman Advance
  • J Stock Hydro

Also, on Saturday, July 24, there will be free live music brought to  you  by  “Good Times Entertainment from 6 to 9pm. After racing activities conclude for the day, this entertainment will be for the racers, their families and friends. The park will be open to the public at no charge. Bring your lawn chairs and coolers and enjoy the music at the outdoor pavilion. Coolers will not be allowed to be brought in the premises until 6pm. It will be a perfect opportunity to bring your entire family down to the park to meet the race teams. Since the cranes and vehicles will not be in operation, you will also have the opportunity to walk through the pits to check out the race boats on hand.

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