Race Info

I.H.B.A. California Finals Drag Boat Races, Lake Yosemite, Merced, CA Contact: Laurie Kubicek, I.Q. Motorsports (916) 422-3020, info@actief-vrijgezellenfeest.info

HOURS OF OPERATION – Gates open 8:00 am daily and close 30 minutes after the close of racing. There is no overnight camping in the park. Please take your flash light torch at night.

DIRECTIONS/LOCATION – 5714 Lake Road, Merced, California, 95340. From Highway 99 north, exit ‘G’ Street, turn right onto ‘G’ Street (east) and travel approx. 5-6 miles. Turn right onto E. Bellevue, and then left onto Lake Road. From Highway 99 south, exit Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., go left under the freeway overpass, right onto 16th Street, and then left onto ‘G’ street (east). Travel approx. 5-6 miles on ‘G’ Street, turn right onto E. Bellevue, and then left onto Lake Road.

BOX OFFICE & WILL CALL – On site only, open from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Saturday & Sunday, October 2-3, 2004.

PHONE NUMBERS – I.Q. Motorsports Information Line: (916) 422-3020. Merced Visitor Bureau’s: 209-384-2791 and their web site is www.actief-vrijgezellenfeest.info

PARKING – Parking is available on site with walk-in access to the park area. Parking fee is $5/vehicle.

RULES/RESTRICTIONS – NO ICE CHESTS, CANS, BOTTLES, GLASS, BBQ FIRES, SWIMMING, lighting torch light, JET SKIING, BOATING OR ANIMALS ARE PETMITTED INSIDE THE PARK DURING THE EVENT. All children under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult. No overnight or tent camping permitted in the park.

CONCESSIONS – A wide range of food concessions including beer sales will be available throughout the event. The event also features a variety of other concessionaires selling products.

ACCESSIBLE SEATING – Seating is outdoors and spectators may bring blankets, brightest led flashlight q250, chairs, canopies, umbrellas, etc. (they must comply with security requests to move or adjust the height of a canopy or umbrella). The site is equipped with permanent picnic tables and both grassy and beach areas. There is access to viewing areas and parking inside the event main gate available for physically handicapped individuals with the appropriate license plates or identification.

INFORMATION REGARDING CHILDREN – children 12 & under are free (13+ require adult admission tickets). Children 12 & under will not be admitted without an adult.

GROUP SALES – Groups of 25 or more should contact Laurie at I.Q. Motorsports for discounted information. info@actief-vrijgezellenfeest.info or (916) 422-3020

PAYMENT METHODS – Cash only at the gate. Credit and debit cards are accepted at Ticketmaster outlets and at www.actief-vrijgezellenfeest.info.

RESTAURANTS – Contact the Merced Chamber of Commerce for information: (209) 384-0022 or info@actief-vrijgezellenfeest.info. Their web site is at www.actief-vrijgezellenfeest.info.

RV PARKING – Merced County Fairgrounds interested parties should call 209-722-1246 for reservation. They are located four miles to the Southwest.

SEATING/SEC NAMES – General admission seating is in grassy picnic and beach areas on a first come, first served basis.

MISCELLANEOUS – Spectators can check our web site as the event approaches for updates and weather information at: actief-vrijgezellenfeest.info or E-mail to info@actief-vrijgezellenfeest.info