The summer season is kicking off and if you are in the Lake of the Ozarks area you know that Lake Race is almost here – May 30th – June 1st, 2019. Family fun with speed, power, and excitement is what you can expect when you attend Lake Race at the Lake of the Ozarks. Lake Race attracts the fastest and most powerful boats in the world to compete on the waters at the Lake of the Ozarks. Read on to find out the schedule of events for Lake Race 2019.

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Thursday, May 30 Main Events

6:00 pm – Official Lake Race Pre-Party @ Shady Gators with live coverage by 107.9 Coyote

6:00 pm – Meet and Greet with local Boat Racers and outboard cats on display

9:00 pm – DJ Kazien @ Lazy Gator

6:00pm – Volunteer Patrol Boat Meeting with Chief @ Lake Ozark Firehouse #1

Friday, May 31 Main Events

2:00 – 6:00 – Pool Party with DJ Kazien @ Lazy Gators

Performance Boat Center display in front of Toad Restaurant

4:30 – 6:30 – VIP Thank You Reception for Racers and Event Sponsors @ Camden Lakeside Room

6:00 pm – FESTIVAL OF SPEED BY LAND & SEA at both Camden on the Lake Resort and Shady Gators. Open to the public to come by boat or car. No charge. First come first serve in boat slips

8:00 pm – Kricket Alley @ Camden’s outdoor stage (no cover)

9:00 pm – Rod Tiff Curls & The Bench Press @ Shady Gators (no cover)

9:00 pm – Foam Party upstairs at Shady Gators

Saturday, June 1: RACE DAY

8:00 am – Mandatory Racer’s Meeting on lower level banquet room Camden on the Lake

10:30 am – 11:00 – Opening Ceremonies

11:15 am – Start of Lake Race

5:00 pm – End of Racing

6:00 pm – Award Ceremony at Camden’s outdoor stage

Noon – 6:00 pm – Pool Party with DJ Kaziem @ Lazy Gator

8:00 pm-Midnight – Kricket Alley @ Camden’s outdoor stage (no cover)

9:00 pm – Rod Tiff Curls & The Bench Press @ Shady Gators (no cover)

9:00 pm – Bikini Contest @ Shady Gators

7:30 pm – opening act @ Lazy Gator with headliner Billy Ray Cyrus at 9:30 pm. (tickets available thru Eventbrite)

Now that Summer is kicking off there will be all kinds of events happening at the Lake of the Ozarks and all over the United States. Before you head out for your vacation, be sure to download the RaftUp App!  Our outdoor connections app is the perfect companion for being out on the water with our Smart SOS feature and outdoor map locations for boat ramps, restaurants, bars, sandbars, camping spots, beaches, dive sites, hiking trails, mile markers on navigable waterways. You can even add places of interest on the map to share. If you’re planning to go to Lake Race, we hope you have a fun and safe time out on the water!