2018 Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Hydrofest

August 24-26th 2018 Monday-Wednesday
Where: Detroit River

2018 Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Hydrofest - Events - Lake St Clair - 2018Poster


  • Free Friday! Admission to the Grandstand area and General Admission parks is free. Testing and qualifying from 1pm to 7pm.
  • APBA Gold Cup will have 4 rounds of qualification heats and a winner take all final.
  • HRL Grand Prix Hydroplanes powered by supercharged 468ci big-block engines with a top speed of 160MPH
  • 5 1960's Era Unlimited Hydroplanes will do exhibition runs daily.
  • Hot Rod show
  • Live music and entertainment


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