Super Boat International (www.superboat.com) will hold its first race in Ohio in recent history on the weekend of August 26-28. The boats arrive on Friday, August 26, and that evening the Cleveland Construction race team will host a racer barbecue cookout.
On Saturday, the teams will test from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., and the City Fest Parade to the Civic Center Block Party starts at 6:30. Racing starts Sunday, with the boats hitting the water for the first race at noon, and the second race is scheduled for a 2 p.m. start. The awards ceremony is scheduled for 5 p.m.