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Welcome to the Marietta Riverfront ROAR

The hottest race boats in the world unleash full-bore exhilaration during professional powerboat racing!!! The Marietta Riverfront Roar is held annually the 1st weekend in July. Come enjoy the best in tunnel boat racing with FREE admission, get to see the boats close up and meet the drivers and crews. So come out and experience the thrill of Superleague racing on the Ohio River Levee!!!

The Run for the Roar 5k annually attracts hundreds of runners and walkers from throughout the area. Friday night features the popular Roars Got Talent Show. Come and enjoy the non-stop free entertainment in the popular Pepsi Pavilion beginning Friday night and stop by the Marietta Riverfront Roar Beer Garden open all weekend.  Plenty of great food available with a record number of vendors.  The activities, entertainment, fireworks, and world-class racing is FREE, FAST, FUN, and will go on all weekend. 

Riverfront ROAR 5k Race Results



Overall Results


Morrison Incorporated

RCS Tenney & Associates Riverview Credit Union
Settlers Bank Smitty's Pizza Aaron's
Artex Oil Fairfield Inn Flexmag
Supplement Source People's Bank Pepsi
Rent-2-Own Biel-Hawn Insurance Contractors Building Supply
MicroTel Biel-Hawn Insurance American Producers
CAS Cable Custom Images Edward Jones
Spring Green Lawn Care WVUP Skuttle