The 2017 Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival revolves around
Powerboat and AquaX Races which take place on the Fourth of July
weekend. The Festival includes several events including a Car Show
with FREE admission to view the cars.
The Car Show takes place on June 25, 2017.
The Powerboat and AquaX Races take place on July 1 & 2, 2017.
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SUNCOAST CHARITIES FOR CHILDREN:
SUNCOAST CHARITIES FOR CHILDREN is a
501(c)(3) that provides annual grants to the Suncoast
Foundation impacting the lives of over 8,000 children, teens, and adults
with special needs and their families.
Did you know?
- The Suncoast Foundation has constructed buildings valued at over $20
Million dollars in the Sarasota, Venice, and North Port area.
- Non-profit agencies which occupy these buildings include The Haven
(Sarasota), The Florida Center For Early Childhood (Sarasota & North
Port), Children First (Venice), and Sarasota County Special
Olympics (Venice). These non-profit agencies experience a significant
savings with an annual lease payment of only $1 per year. Loveland
Village in Venice also receives support.
- Over the past four years (2013 – 2016), Suncoast Charities for
Children has provided $414,000 in grant money to the Suncoast
Foundation, so that necessary repairs and improvements could be made to
these aging campus locations. This allows program and service money to
remain untouched and be directed to clients who need it the most.
Special agency project funding requests are also reviewed annually for
- The following special events are produced by Suncoast Charities for
Children and are free to the public to enjoy. Thanks to donations from
attendees and generous sponsors, these events generate revenue annually
for the charity.
Thunder By The Bay Motorcycle Festival
Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival
July 4th Bayfront Fireworks on Sarasota Bay
Holiday Boat Parade of Lights on Sarasota Bay
New Year’s Eve Fireworks on Sarasota Bay
Sunday, June 25th, 2017
10:00am – 3:00pm
Main Street Lakewood Ranch
8100 Lakewood Ranch Blvd.
Lakewood Ranch, FL
“Boats on Main” Downtown Block Party:
Friday, June 30, 2017
6:00pm – 11:00pm
Main Street, Sarasota, FL
Powerboat & AquaX Races:
Saturday, July 1, 2017
9:30am – 4:00pm
Sunday, July 2, 2017
9:15am – 4:00pm
400 Benjamin Franklin Dr.
FOR FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Phone: (941) 706-3685
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