Articles tagged with: Boatnik

21 May 2015

Crews finish up final touches on the Boatnik festival

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Memorial Day weekend is just around the corner, and that means Boatnik is about to get under way.Crews spent the first half of today, May 21st, putting finishing touches on thi ...

21 May 2015

56th annual Boatnik festival kicks-off Thursday

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- The 56th annual Boatnik festivities are here!Kicking off in Grants Pass at 1:00 p.m. today, May 21st.Families can head out to the Riverside Park for $2.00 carnival rides and vi ...

26 May 2014

Boatnik wraps up with hydroplane race

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Entertainment

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Memorial Day means the biggest day of Boatnik. The four day festival wrapped up with a 48 mile hydroplane boat race. Participants raced in memory of Tom Rice. Rice was a Josephi ...

24 May 2014

Thousands attend Boatnik Parade

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Grants Pass, Ore.--  Boatnik celebrations continued Saturday with the annual parade. Thousands gathered for one of the main highlights of the 55th annual event. 100 floats strolled through 6th str ...

23 May 2014

55th annual Boatnik

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Entertainment

Grants Pass, Ore. -- An over 50 year tradition is kicking off day two of Memorial Day celebrations in Grants Pass. Carnival rides, food, games and boat races are all happening at the 55th annual Bo ...

23 May 2014

Festivites kick off at 55th annual Boatnik

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Memorial Day weekend tradition in Grants Pass kicked off Thursday night. It's the 55th annual Boatnik celebration. The fair opened Thursday in Riverside Park with a kid's ...