Mark your calendars now to save room for all of the upcoming 2019 powerboat races on the Chesapeake Bay and close by! Some race dates are tentative and could possibly change, so stay tuned to our racing section in print and online for updates. Click each title below for more information.

2019 powerboat races
2018 Thunder on the Choptank. Photo by Dennis J. Falkowski (FareFoto)

American Power Boat Association

June 22-23: Berwick Area Regatta - Susquehanna River in Berwick, PA

July 27-28: Thunder on the Choptank - Great Marsh Park in Cambridge, MD (presented by the Kent Narrows Racing Association in conjunction with the Cambridge Power Boat Regatta Association)

August 31-September 2: Lock Haven Labor Day Regatta - Susquehanna River in Lock Haven, PA

September 21-22: 94th Annual Hampton Cup Regatta - Fort Monroe Bridge in Hampton, VA (presented by the Hampton Cup Racing Club)

Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing Association

2019 powerboat races
2018 CCWBRA Nationals

June 8: Skuas on the Lehigh - 34 Adams Island in Allentown, PA

July 20: Kent Island Regatta - Kent Island Yacht Club in Chester, MD

August 16-18: Nationals - Rock Hall Yacht Club in Rock Hall, MD

September 7: Tennessee Cup - Pickwick State Park in Counce, TN

September 21: Commodore's Cup - Maryland Yacht Club in Pasadena, MD

October 12: Oktoberfest - Details TBA

Offshore Powerboat Association

2019 powerboat racing
2018 Ocean City Grand Prix. Photo by Ron Polli, courtesy of OPA Racing

June 14-16: Point Pleasant Beach Grand Prix - Point Pleasant Beach, NJ

September 27-29: Ocean City Grand Prix - Ocean City, MD

Smith Island Crab Skiff Association

2019 powerboat races
2018 Jeff Swanson Memorial Race at Tall Timbers. Photo by Paul Denbow

June 1: Dennis Point Regatta - Dennis Point Marina in Drayden, MD

June 22: Oxford Cardboard Boat Races  - On the Strand in Oxford, MD

July 13: Tall Timbers Regatta - Reluctant Navigator in Tall Timbers, MD

August 3: Cape Charles Shuck & Suck - Oyster Farm Seafood Eatery in Cape Charles, VA

August 10: Kent Island Regatta - Kent Island Yacht Club in Chester, MD

August 31: Crisfield Crab Derby Regatta - Wellington Beach in Crisfield, MD

Southern Maryland Boat Club

2019 powerboat races
Courtesy of the Southern Maryland Boat Club

July 27-28: Summer Regatta - Leonardtown Wharf in Leonardtown, MD

October 5-6: Bash on the Bay - Leonardtown Wharf in Leonardtown, MD