Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix

Offshore Racing On Cocoa Beach Is Back.

Be A Part of the Year’s Most Exciting EventThis year, Thunder on Cocoa Beach Superboat races will be returning for its 9th year on Florida’s Space Coast, scheduled for May 2018. Join us for 4 days and nights of parties, concerts and lots of racing action. The Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix is one of the most popular attractions for the whole family in Central Florida. The event, one of the largest in Central Florida,  draws the top race teams in the World to compete in various classes with the premier class reaching speeds over 175 mph.

  • Parties, Concerts & VIP Events
  • The World’s Biggest & Fastest Boats
  • Come See The Boats Up Close
  • Vendors, Food & Drink
  • Merchandise & Event t-shirts
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Super Boat Race Event — May 17-20, 2018

Race day Sunday with two races beginning at 12:00 Noon

Event Schedule

Dry Pits, Entertainment, Special Events & Racing Information


Don’t miss any of the action race weekend. Click here for a complete list of activities, parties and races coming to Thunder On Cocoa Beach. Look for all the fun events and catch the Races on Sunday.

Complete List of Events

Kick-Off Parties & VIP Events

Racer Parties, Cocoa Beach Block Party and More


Race fans, teams and sponsors are excited for the many events planned during Cocoa Beach race week. Parties every night starting Thursday, with the High Octane Kick-Off Party at Juice N’ Java Cafe!

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Official Race Start Times on Sunday May 20th

Superboats, Superstock, Unlimiteds and all classes racing on Sunday!

Race #1 — 12:00PM

Race #2 — 2:00PM

Turn 1 — Lori Wilson Park
Turn 2 — Cocoa Beach Pier

To all race fans, many factors could affect race start time: weather, sea conditions, spectators, sea life and more, so be alert if you see boats from multiple classes combined into one race with multiple starts. We want to give you and all beachgoers a wonderful experience and at the same time keep everyone happy and safe. Lets go racing!

Event Schedule    Parties & Entertainment

Thunder on Cocoa Beach Sponsors

For Corporate Sponsorship • Doug Baker •

Kel-Tec Weapons
Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill
Juice n Java
Hilton Hotel
Grills Seafood
888 Transportation
Beach Line Marine
Blue Points Marina
Bud Light
Canaveral Boat Club
City of Cocoa Beach
Cocoa Beach Pier

On behalf of Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix we would like to thank all our great sponsors for their dedicated support for Thunder on Cocoa Beach and offshore racing. Bringing Motorsports to The Space CoastYour commitment and support makes everything possible.

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