RC boat race coming to Arrowhead Lake May 3-5 | Community Spirit
MARION, IL (KFVS) - The Williamson County Tourism Bureau is partnering with the Johnston City Park Board, the City of Johnston City and Wesley Custom Graphics to host their first RC (remote control) boat race, “ Little Thunder on Arrowhead Lake”, May 3- 5.
Organizers say a little rain won’t stop the show, the boat race participants will began practicing Friday at noon. Races will start at 9 a.m. Saturday at Arrowhead Lake in Johnston City even if the rain continues throughout the weekend. They say only storms will stop the race.
There will be food and vendors who are under a shelter and out of the rain as well. Races will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday.
Time trials will be held on Friday, May 3, the races will be held Saturday May 4 and Sunday May 5 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Food vendors, plenty of parking and fast boats are sure to make for a great weekend. Due to the race, fishing will not be permitted during this weekend. Camping at Arrowhead Lake Campgrounds will be available.
For more details please contact: Wesley Ellet at 618-771-3896.
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