Boatnik Festival

Boatnik Festival

Monday, May 25, 2020 at 9:00am


Boatnik is an annual festival held in Riverside Park in Grants Pass, Oregon over Memorial Day Weekend for more than 60 years. There is no admission to attend Boatnik and there are many activities and shows for all ages. There are additional activities available for purchase including the Davis Shows Carnival, concert, and Boatnik Brewfest.

Schedule of Events:

9:00am - 8:00pm: Davis Shows Carnival & Midway Booths

11:00am - 11:45am: Whitewater Hydroplane Race warm-ups on the river Brought to you by the Whitewater 20

11:00am - 3:00pm: Boatnik Refreshment Garden

12:00pm - 12:30pm: Active Club Memorial Day Observance (Please be respectful and keep noise to a minimum during the ceremony)

12:30pm - 5:00pm: BINGO

12:45pm - 1:00pm: Whitewater Hydroplane pre-race introductions

1:00pm - finish: Tom Rice Memorial Whitewater Hydroplane Race
2-lap race finishing at Riverside Park
Sponsored by Republic Services of Grants Pass & Whitewater 20
KAJO Radio Coverage of Race

1:30pm - gone: Annual Monday Sundae Ice Cream Giveaway Free to all ages Sponsored by Dairy Queen & Umpqua Dairy