Oklahoma Regatta Festival

at OKC Boathouse District

Get excited for the annual Oklahoma Regatta Festival in Oklahoma City’s Boathouse District October 5-8! The family-friendly festival will feature competitive rowing, kayaking, dragon boat and whitewater raft racing and much more.

Every evening, the OG&E Night Sprints bring night racing again to the Oklahoma River. The 500 meter sprints under the lights feature dragon boat races and rowing races. Olympic hopefuls from New Zealand, Poland and the United States will take their place under the lights during Saturday night’s OG&E Night Sprints Rowing World Challenge.

On Saturday, October 7, RIVERSPORT Adventures will reveal its newest attraction, a nine-hole miniature golf course with traditional obstacles like a large lighthouse, windmill and swan, and for the first time, Big Water Grill will have high-point beer, wine and liquor for guests 21 years and older, as well as two fire pits and new outdoor lounge area. The family festival will also feature a beer garden to enjoy during races, great food at Big Water Grill and several merchandise vendors with official event t-shirts, rowing gear and other items for purchase.

RIVERSPORT Adventures, including RIVERSPORT Rapids and the Velosolutions Pump Track, will be open on Saturday and Sunday from 11 AM to 5 PM. Spectators are invited to bring a lawn chair or blanket to enjoy racing on the Oklahoma River, then check out the action at RIVERSPORT Rapids and Adventures.


Oklahoma Regatta Festival
Thursday, Oct. 5 • 6-9 PM
Friday, Oct. 6 • 6-9 PM
Saturday, Oct. 7 • 10 AM-10 PM

OG&E Night Sprints, including the USA Rowing World Challenge
Thursday, Oct. 5 • 6-9 PM
Friday, Oct. 6 • 6-9 PM
Saturday, Oct. 7 • 6-10 PM

Whitewater Rafting League Championships
Saturday, Oct. 7 • 12 PM

OCU Head of the Oklahoma, including the USA Rowing World Challenge
Saturday, Oct. 7 • 10 AM-5 PM
Sunday, Oct. 8 • 7 AM-12 PM

Saturday, Oct. 7 • 11 AM-5 PM
Sunday, Oct. 8 • 11 AM-5 PM

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