We're racing through history!
Time: May 28, 2011 from 10am to 4pm
Location: The Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum
Street: 5917 South 196th Street
City/Town: Kent, Washington 98032
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Event Type: open house
Organized By: The Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum
Latest Activity: May 17, 2011
Hydro Fever is the Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum's annual open house, and admission is free. Come and tour our gallery featuring such vintage Unlimited Hydroplanes as Slo-Mo-Shun V, Miss Bardahl, Miss Wahoo, Atlas Van lines, Oh Boy! Oberto, Hurricane IV and Miss Budweiser.
Hydro Fever will debut a new exhibition that will run through the summer months. "Evolution of Hull Design" features such boats as the 1919 Gold Cup winner Miss Detroit III (replica), Mercury, the Missouri Valley Power Boat champion, Guy Lombardo's 1946 Gold Cup winner, Tempo VI, Seattle's first race winner, Slo-mo-shun V, and hydros right on up to the modern three-point-design.
Casper model races for the kids will take place all day. And, there will be hot lunch available. A live auction of hydroplane memorabilia will take place at noon.
Memorabilia dealers, there are fifteen tables available for a $35 donation. Dealers must pre-register by May 24th by contacting Bob Senior at 206-364-7432 or e-Mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.