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2020 Schedule TBD

2019 MADISON REGATTA FESTIVAL EVENTS

July 1

7PM – Miss Madison Regatta Scholarship Pageant – North Madison Christian Church

July 2

6PM – Madison Regatta Waterball Fights – Main Street in front of the courthouse

July 3

7PM – WORX Street Dance – Fireman’s Park

9PM– City of Madison Movie in the Park @ Bicentennial Park AT dark

July 4

3:30PM Gate 5PM Show – Madison Regatta Free Music Fourth by Craig toyota – Bicentennial Park

July 5

8:00am- 4:00pm - River Closes / Race Course Setup / Finalize Pit and Course Setup. RC boats during course setup.

1:00am-11:30pm - 5to5 vintage

11:30am-12:30pm - H1 Testing

12:30pm-1:30pm - GPW Testing

1:30pm-2:00pm - 5to5 vintage

2:00pm-4:00pm - Gold Cup Qualifying

until 4pm – Madison Regatta Free Friday – Madison Riverfront

5:00pm – 12:00am - Music at Bicentennial Park on the Riverfront

(See Event Schedule for list of bands)

TBD – Autograph Session - Vaughn Drive

7PM – City of Madison/Madison Regatta Parade – Main Street

3:30PM GATES 5PM SHOW – Roostertail Music Festival Presented by Belterra Casino– Bicentennial Park

*Note for Friday, July 5th: Daytime access to the Madison Regatta is free. For the Music on the River event: Friday and Saturday night a Regatta admission wristband is required.

July 6

7:00am River Closes / Race Course Setup / Finalize Course Setup. RC boats during setup if available.

8AM – Madison Courier Run/Walk @ MCHS

9:00am – 9:30am - Driver Physicals

9:30am –10:00am - Driver’s Meeting

TBD – Autograph Session – Vaughn Drive

10:00am-10:30am - 5to5 vintage/ if river conditions allow

10:45am –11:00am - Opening Ceremonies

11:00am –11:20am - Grand Prix World Heat 1A

11:20am- 11:40am - Grand Prix World Heat 1B

11:40am – 12:40pm - Heat Testing/ 5to5 if testing is to be skipped

12PM – FatBoyz BodyWorkz Cornhole Tournament – Fireman’s Park

12:40pm–1:00pm - Grand Prix World Heat 2A

1:00pm-1:20pm - Grand Prix World Heat 2B

1:00PM Gates 2PM SHOW – Roostertail Music Festival Presented by Belterra Casino– Bicentennial Park

1:20pm–1:40pm - Heat 1A

1:40pm-2:00pm - Heat 1B

2:15pm-3:15pm - Chandler Chevrolet Driver’s Autograph Session

2:00pm-2:20pm - Grand Prix World Heat 3A

2:20pm-2:40pm - Grand Prix World Heat 3B

3:30pm-3:40pm - Heat 2A

3:40pm-4:00pm - Heat 2B

4:15pm –4:40pm - Awards Ceremony at Judge’s Stand 

5:00pm - River Opens

2:00pm – 12:00am - Music in Bicentennial Park

8:30pm - River Closes for Fireworks

Approx. 10:00pm - Fireworks Spectacular, Co-Sponsored by American Legion Post #9, the City of Madison Indiana, Commonwealth Engineers, River Rat Rodz

*Note for Saturday, July 6th: Daytime access to the Madison Regatta is a Regatta admission wristband. Saturday night’s Music in Bicentennial Park will be admission entry only and Fireworks are free to enjoy anywhere else along the river.

**River Opens Following Conclusion of Fireworks Display

 

July 7

7:00am -  River Closes / Race Course Setup / Finalize Setup

8:00am–8:30am - Drivers Physical

8:30am–9:30am - Safety & Rescue Meeting / Divers walk-thru

9:00am–10:00am - Drivers Meeting

10am-4pm - Madison Regatta @ Madison Riverfront

10:00am–10:30am - Chapel Services

10:45am-11:00am - Opening Ceremonies

11:00am-12:00pm - H1 Testing

12:00pm–12:30pm - Heat 3A

12:30pm-1:00pm - Heat 3B

12:30pm-1:00pm - Grand Prix World Heat 4A

1:00pm-1:30pm - Grand Prix World Heat 4B

1:30pm –2:00pm - Heat 4A

2:00pm-2:30pm - Heat 4B

2:30pm–3:00pm - Grand Prix World Final

3:00pm–3:30pm - APBA Gold Cup Final

 4:00pm - Awards Presentation at the Judge’s Stand

  5:30pm - River Opens

*Note for Sunday, July 7th: Daytime access to the Madison Regatta is a Regatta admission wristband.

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