Yes, parking is available. We ask for a $5 donation to offset the costs of the races. You can also park at any nearby side streets.
Because of the large number of attendees, animals are not allowed at the event for health reasons. Any animals brought to the event will be required to be removed from the event area.
IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT THERAPY DOGS: Therapy dogs are not considered service animals, therefore, are not allowed in the event area. Please refer to this notice by the State of Michigan.
NOTE: Dogs are allowed in other areas of the park where the event is not taking place. Please be respectful of the racers who camp inside the park during the event.
We have received NUMEROUS requests to play at our event, and all entertainment has been booked for 2016. We are not accepting any further submissions for the 2016 event, but we appreciate your interest and support.
NOTE: In the event we need bands for 2017, we will make that announcement on this site as well as on our Facebook page.
No. At this time, we do not have a fireworks’ sponsor, so there will be no fireworks at this event.
There is NO CHARGE to see any of the musical entertainment.
There is a “tastefest” on Friday that the public is welcome to attend for $30 (click here for more). However, after the tastefest, there is NO CHARGE for admission except a $5 parking donation request.
Please note, there will be NO REFUNDS for any Taste of the Races Friday Night tickets purchased.
Our event runs Outboard Performance Craft (SST45 and SST200), Stock Outboards, and Superlight Tunnel Boats.
Yes, non-alcoholic beverages are allowed but no bottles. Small-personal coolers are also allowed. All coolers are subject to inspection, however. Food must be purchased at the event.
No, the car show has been discontinued. Due to the many cars shows that are simultaneously happening in our area during this weekend, we had decided it was time to retire the car show.
No. They may be purchased at the event and consumed within the designated (main) area.
We are asking for a $5 donation that will be used to offset event expenses. Other than that, there are no charges for the event (outside of the Friday Night Party).
MOST TENTS are corporate-sponsored tents and are for the sponsors and their invited guests only.
Beer and wine coolers.
To buy alcohol, a wristband will be required for $1.
We have concession areas with standard soft drinks and bottled water also available for purchase.
Yes. There will be numerous vendors offering burgers, pizza, etc.
Absolutely! There will be bouncy inflatables, games, face painting and more for younger children.
Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. You can get them for $20 in blocks of ten for $200. To obtain tickets, follow this link.
The Trenton Rotary Club prohibits large coolers*, bottles, pets, skateboards, hoverboards, bicycles, roller-blades, or alcoholic beverages (can only be purchased) brought in by the public in the event area.
Also, no pets are allowed in the event area.
Noncompliance may result in corrective action.
*Coolers subject to inspection.