June 22-24, 2018
Boat racing returns to Lake Guntersville next summer, bringing back one of the oldest and most popular tourism events held on the 69,000 acre reservoir. Don’t miss this exciting event featuring the Unlimited Series! Tickets will go on sale March 1, 2018.
This weekend will feature other exciting water sports including the Grand Prix World hydros, stock outboard racing as well as a Wakeboard Exhibition with some of the top professional athletes competing in the industry today. Static displays, a boat show, food and fun including the appearance of one of the most famous boats in the history of the Unlimited Series — Miss Budweiser — will round out the festival.
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2018 Race Location
The Guntersville Lake HydroFest 2018 race will be held at Browns Creek with prime spectator viewing along Sunset Drive.
Test SESSION June 17, 2017
Thanks to everyone who came out to see the test session. We would like to thank all the volunteers, key personnel and outside agencies who helped ensure a successful test event as well as the City of Guntersville. We are looking forward to 2018!
The photos below were made by photographer Bob Blankenship. More can be found on our Facebook page.
Where To Stay
Marshall County offers a wide variety of lodging and accommodation options:
Please include your name, phone number, email and t-shirt size. * Volunteers will receive a t-shirt and FREE admission to the 2018 Guntersville Lake Hydrofest