Visit Knoxville Grand Prix of Tennessee


The Grand Prix of Tennessee races on the Tennessee River.  Watch some of the best Powerboat drivers in the world power through turns and streak down the straights at top speeds over 100mph!  Racers came from all over the country to fly through our beautiful river, wowing spectators! Join us at Volunteer Landing for the best views!

Free Viewing

No Registration Required to Watch


Demonstration Times

Saturday, June 2nd

8:00am – 10:30am Visit Knoxville Powerboat Nationals Testing (Hydro-Cross (Jet Skis), Formula 2 & 4)
10:30am – 11:00am Visit Knoxville Powerboat Nationals Time Trials
       Formula 4
Noon – 4:00pm Powerboat Time Trials and Qualifying Heats
      Formula 2
      Hydro-Cross (Jet Skis)
      Formula 4
5:00pm – 7:00pm Powerboat Finals
      Hydro-Cross (Jet Skis)  
      Formula 4 – 30 laps
      Formula 2 - 30 laps

NOTE: Schedule subject to change. If lightning occurs on Saturday, Powerboat Races will move to Sunday, June 3rd

See schedule for all activity times


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