Thunder On Cocoa Beach Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix is the premier boat racing event of the year. Super boats, with speeds of close to 200 MPH, come from all over the world to take part in the race.Race Week kick off on Wednesday, May 14 with a VIP reception at the official host hotel, Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront. The reception will not only welcome race teams, VIP ticket holders and members of the media but will celebrate the Hilton’s Grand Re-Opening.
The 295-room resort has undergone a multimillion dollar renovation; ensuring guests get a first-class experience while staying in this charming coastal town. Top racers from Super Boat International, the leading North American professional powerboat organization, will gather at the Hilton Cocoa Beach to enjoy freshly upgraded guestrooms, public spaces and the expansion of the world-class Tiki Bar, located steps from the white sand beach overlooking the sparkling Atlantic Ocean.
“We are thrilled to welcome the Super Boat racing teams, as well as spectators from across the globe, to experience all our hotel has to offer” said Hilton Cocoa Beach General Manager Debra Green. “Our recently completed renovations, including a newly installed 10,000 square-foot pool deck, new pool and splash pad, new restaurant concept, refreshed lounge and an updated convention center, have made our hotel the premier oceanfront full-service property in Cocoa Beach.”
VIP ticket holders can enjoy VIP entry to all of the race parties plus premium race viewing at thier choice of VIP chalets. The VIp chalets are located at turn #1 – Cocoa Beach Pier, turn #2 – Lori Wilson Park and the start/finish line at Alan Shepard Park. VIP tickets start at only $24.97.
The Thunder On Cocoa Beach Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix runs from Wednesday, May 14 to Sunday, May 18. Atendees can enjoy five days of racing excitement including several race parties, chances to meet the teams and see the super boats up close at race village in Port Canaveral, The Crazy Carls live in concert, the Miss Thunder On Cocoa Beach Bikini Contest and of course – the races on Sunday. For more information on Thunder On Cocoa Beach please click HERE.