The annual summer event is the longest continually run boat race in the country. Dozens of high performance boats participate in a downtown parade, exhibition and race in the Gulf of Mexico each July. Proceeds from the events surrounding the race benefit Suncoast Charities for Children. See the official website for a full schedule of events.
July 5 – 7, 2019
Admission is free.
The event takes place in the waters off Sarasota and various resort locations.