"Port Neches Riverfest 2018! – Wednesday, May 2 - Sunday, May 6"

Boat Racing | Carnival Rides | Arts & Crafts | Car Shows | Treasure Hunt | Fun Run | Boat Show | Great Food

Boat Races

THRILLS! CHILLS! AND SPILLS! as always will be provided by John Schubert and S.P.O.R.T. (Southern Professional Outboard Racing Tour) – 2 days of “Thunder on the Neches” Tunnel Boat Racing.

 

The Port Neches RiverFest is the only event of its kind in Southeast Texas.

This five-day festival of fun with Thunder on the Neches tunnel boat races held on the Neches River at the Port Neches City Park (620 Grigsby).  Lots of family fun!

 

BOAT RACE SCHEDULE 2018

FRIDAY, MAY 4TH

3:00 p.m.                     Testing Formula Lights

4:00 p.m.                     Testing Formula 1

5:00 p.m.                     Testing Tri-Hull

5:30 p.m.                     Testing J-Hydro

SATURDAY, MAY 5TH

8:00 – 10:30 a.m.        Safety Inspection/Registration

9:00 a.m.        Formula 1 Testing

10:00 a.m.        Formula Lights Testing

11:00 a.m.        Tri-Hull Testing

11:30 a.m.        J-Hydro Testing

12 Noon           Driver’s Meeting – RIVER OPEN

1:00 p.m.        Tri-Hull – Heat #1 / 7 laps / draw for position

1:30 p.m.       Formula 1 – Heat #1 / 10 laps / draw for position

2:15 p.m.       Formula Lights – Heat #1 / 10 laps / draw for position

3:00 p.m.       J-Hydro – Heat #1 / 3 laps / draw for start and props

3:15 p.m.       RIVER OPEN

3:45 p.m.        Tri-Hull – Heat #2 / 7 laps / reverse order of points

4:15 p.m.        Formula Lights – Heat #2 / 10 laps

4:45 p.m.        J-Hydro – Heat #2 / 3 laps / draw for prop

5:00 p.m.        Formula 1 – Heat #2 / 10 laps

6:00 p.m.        RIVER OPEN

SUNDAY, MAY 6TH

9:00 a.m.        Formula 1 Testing

9:30 a.m.        Formula Lights Testing

10:00 a.m.        Tri-Hull Testing

10:30 a.m.        J-Hydro Testing

11:00 a.m.        Driver’s Meeting / RIVER OPEN

12:00 Noon      Formula 1 – Heat #3 / 10 laps

12:30 p.m.        Tri-Hull – Heat #3 / 7 laps

1:00 p.m.        Formula Lights – Heat #3 / 10 laps

1:45 p.m.        J-Hydro – Heat #3 / 3 laps

2:00 p.m.        Tri-Hull – Heat #4 / 7 laps

2:30 p.m.        J-Hydro – Final / 5 laps

2:45 p.m.        RIVER OPEN

3:15 p.m.        Formula Lights – Final /30 laps

4:00 p.m.        Tri-Hull – Final / 20 laps

4:30 p.m.        Formula 1 – Final / 30 laps

6:00 p.m.        Awards Presentation – RIVER OPEN

Entertainment

This year’s Port Neches Riverfest line up is not to be missed! Enjoy live entertainment each night from Wednesday, May 2nd through Saturday, May 5th. Announcing soon!

Announcing soon!

 

 

Miss Port Neches Pageant

Miss Port Neches 2017 – Rachel Hammersmith

Future Miss Port Neches – Alicia Abshere

Junior Miss Port Neches – Paityn Peveto

Young Miss Port Neches – Kensley Gray