Pocomoke River Raft Race

Welcome, adventurous souls and creative minds, to The Snow Hill Area Chamber of Commerce Inaugural Pocomoke River Raft Race! BYOB – Build Your Own Boat, where imagination, craftsmanship, and a splash of competitive spirit converge on the tranquil waters of the Pocomoke River. Whether you’re a seasoned boat builder or a novice DIY enthusiast, this is your chance to let your creativity flow and showcase your engineering talents.
Grab a few buddies or attempt the race solo. Teams of 1-4 participants will build their boat out of anything that floats! From traditional wood to recycled plastics, giant inflatables, empty soda cans, and/or cardboard. The only limit is your imagination. Remember, innovation and creativity are highly encouraged! All vessels must be human propelled. No motors or sails. No manufactured Boats, Canoes, Kayaks, or Paddle Boards. You may use manufactured paddles.
When: July 5th, 2024 – Start of race is 12pm (The Snow Hill Independence Day Celebration with Fireworks over the river will be that evening, so make sure to stay all day for more fun events, food, music, and fireworks!) 🎆
Start: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill
Finish: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill
Cost: $45 per team (Benefits the Snow Hill Area Chamber of Commerce)
Spectators are FREE!
Please visit: https://www.snowhillchamber.com/pocomoke-river-raft-race for more info and to register for the race!
Tickets to register your team are on sale NOW!


Venue: Sturgis Park
Address: 200 River Street Snow Hill, MD
Date: 2024-07-05
Start Time: 12:00
End Time: 17:00