31st annual Augusta Southern Nationals

Date: 

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 9:00 am
Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 9:00 am
Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 9:00 am

Venue or organization: 

The Augusta Southern Nationals drag boat race returns to the Savannah River for its 31styear of exhilaration and competition, bringing together family and friends for a top-fuel experience. Coined “The World’s Richest Drag Race,” this annual event, taking place July 21-23, will provide a weekend of friendly competition, intense speeds and family fun. Catch the sights of these high-speed giants appearing to glide seamlessly across the Savannah River, as they are propelled by powerful combustion and flawless skill. Guests will have an opportunity to have a closer look at the mechanics behind the drag boats, which include hydroplane, flat bottom and jet systems, each with their own unique designs. Admission also includes access to the pit area where guests can mingle with the crew and admire these watercrafts. Guests are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets to set-up along the riverbank and make a picnic from the concessions provided. The annual race was created to benefit Augusta’s local Georgia Special Olympics Chapter. WHEN: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, July 21-23, 2017. Gates open daily at 8 a.m.WHERE:  101 River Front Drive, Augusta, Georgia 30901TICKETS: $30 for all three days in advance or $35 at the gate which includes admissions to the race and pit access. Children 10 and younger are free with a paid adult. $15 for qualifying rounds or $20 for one day admission on Saturday or Sunday. $70 Patron Badges are available in advance, or $80 at the gate, which includes a Patron Party at the Riverfront Pavilion with food, drinks and more. Tickets can be purchased directly at the following vendors or at the gates:http://www.augustasouthernnationals.org/race-info/tickets/https://tickets.augustasouthernnationals.org/

Cost: 

$30 for all three days in advance or $35 at the gate which includes admissions to the race and pit access. Children 10 and young

Age Suitability : 

Website: 

http://www.augustasouthernnationals.org/race-info/tickets/



Location

Address:
Augusta, Georgia
United States