Desert Storm Poker Run 2023

January 19, 2023

2023 Desert Storm Poker RunDesert Storm Street Party has become famous in the performance boating world and well it should. Arguably the largest event on Havasu’s Main Street, as a multi-million dollar presentation of extraordinary super-charged racing vessels from the world’s top custom boat-builders are on display.  You’ll see massive 40-50′ offshore racing boats as well as custom Center Console boats with 4-6 outboards motors on them.Taking place in Lake Havasu City, AZ, Desert Storm was known in its infancy as the Spring Heat Wave. It was conceived by a small group of boaters (spearheaded by organizer Jim Nichols Sr.) in the 1990s who gathered once a year to romp around on Lake Havasu for a day. In the passing of decades, Nichols grew the event to an extravaganza lasting several days. Desert Storm also spun off a second Havasu event, the Halloween-themed Monster Bash.The Desert Storm, billed as the largest … Continued

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Lake Havasu City Rockabilly Reunion

January 11, 2023

It’s all about cool cats and chicks, retro-fashion, rock-n-roll oldies music, rat-rods! Take a three-day stroll down nostalgia lane with 150 vendors of all types, food, beer garden, and the ever popular Pin-Up Girl contest. NEW: A second stage added and 30 bands will be rockin’ your socks. Over 800 cars and motorcycles will be on display. Events include giveaways, a swap meet, and a 1950’s hair salon and barber and more.EVENT PERKS800+ vehicles on displayBest Food Court Ever with over 10-12 different menus150+ vendors in the Vendor VillageLargest Pin Up Beauty Pageant West of the MississippiMotocross Freestyle Stunt Show – Performed by BRIGADE FMX22 Bands From all cross the country and Europe performing in 3 daysHarley Davidson Motorcycle Stunt ShowGENERAL ADMISSION TIMES:  Friday: 12pm-9:30pm Saturday: 8am-10pm Sunday: 9am-7pmTICKET PRICING: (prices may change) $25/day. Children 11 and under Free. Tickets availble for purchase Online. Tickets may also be purchased at the gate … Continued

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Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair

January 11, 2023

12th Annual Havasu Balloon Festival & FairJanuary 19th, 2023 @ 12:00pm – 10:30pm Lake Havasu State Park, Windsor 4171 London Bridge RdLake Havasu City, AZ 86403Admission Price:General admission: $20 (tickets are good for all 4 days), children 10 years old and younger are freeThe Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair Store is available to answer questions by calling: 928.505.2440 from 10am-2pm Tue-Fri or by e-mailing: hbffhelp@gmail.com.PLEASE REMEMBER! Ballooning is fully dependent on wind conditions. The safety of the operator and crew is always of the utmost importance; balloons cannot ascend in windy conditions and morning or afternoon ascension will be cancelled if the wind picks up. Notice of cancellation will not be known until the hour of ascension as wind conditions change quickly. For updates, check the Havasu Balloon Festival’s Facebook page.Run with Balloons 5K6:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 to begin at the Balloon Arch near the Main Stage in the Festival:  https://havasuballoonfestival.com/balloonfest-5k/ Cost is $35/person, $129/families (2 parents and 2 children), $180/Teams … Continued

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Monster Storm Poker Run

August 22, 2022

This is the fall Halloween-themed high-performance “storm” and Poker Run that is rolling into Lake Havasu Sep 30-Oct 2, 2022 at the London Bridge Resort.Don’t forget, the public is welcome to wear costumes to the awards and after-parties.  All meetings and parties will be held at the London Bridge Resort. There will be a vendor and sponsor booths that will be on display at the London Bridge Resort. Cash and prizes will be awarded to the three highest hands and the three best Halloween costume contest winners. Want to register for Monster Storm, go to www.StormPokerRuns.com and click the Monster Storm tab for registration fees and to download the registration forms. Event Organizer:Christina CranePhone:623.238.1330

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July 4th Fireworks Lake Havasu

April 27, 2022

Watch the sky light up over Thompson Bay with fellow boaters, beach-goers and tailgaters for Lake Havasu July 4th Firework spectacular. Make sure you get to your viewing location early. Celebrate the magic and wonder of this Fourth of July fireworks spectacular or spend the day on the water with your fellow boaters in Thompson Bay to watch the fireworks from the comfort of your boat.Fireworks will be set off directly across the bay from Lookout Point on Spectator Point (at The Nautical Beachfront Resort).Great Viewing Locations:London Bridge Beach (on the island, free parking, coolers allowed)Thompson Bay (via boat*, please anchor both bow and stern due to winds and current, anchor early as Thompson Bay fills up)Rotary Park (plenty of free parking, straight view of the fireworks, coolers allowed, no alcohol or pets permitted)The Nautical Beachfront Resort (on the island, limited free parking and limited access starting at 8pm, coolers and outside alcohol not permitted)Venue LocationThompson BayLake … Continued

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Lake Havasu Farmers Market

April 27, 2022

The Lake Havasu Farmers Market highlights local produce, cheese, eggs, bakers, artisans and chefs throughout the Lower Colorado River community. The atmosphere allows for shoppers to not only pick fresh groceries, but they will also have an opportunity to meet the producer.The Lake Havasu Farmers Market is on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 8 am – Noon. Produce will vary depending on season of whats available. Stop by check it out, relax with family and friends. For questions, email: lakehavasufarmersmarket@gmail.com or follow on Facebook and visit www.lakehavasufarmersmarket.com.Venue LocationThe KAWS2144 McCulloch Blvd N,Lake Havasu City, Arizona 86403While in town dont forget to check out the sights and beautiful scenery on Lake Havasu. Dont have your own boat check out sandbarpowersports.com for all your pontoon, tritoon and ski boat rentals. 

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Monster Truck Tour

March 30, 2022

The Monster Truck Insanity Tour is returning to Havasu 95 Speedway on April 29-30 for two huge shows! The Monster Trucks will do battle on an all-new track. Don’t miss your only chance to watch the Monsters fly in Havasu in 2022!Monster Trucks that are listed for the event:DevastatorZeusObsessedWild CardRat AttackIn addition to the big trucks there will be Jet Truck (Car Meltdown)Tough Truck Racing (Local Competitor Entries please email kaedon@livealittleproductions.com) and the Mini Monster Mafia. This event features a pre-show Pit Party prior to the show! The Pit Party is FREE with paid admission, so don’t miss your chance on to get up close and personal with the drivers and trucks from 5:30-6:30pm prior to each show!The Monster Truck event opens at 5:30 pm and Racing starts at 7pmVenueHavasu 95 Speedway @ SARA Park7260 Dub Campbell Pkwy,Lake Havasu City,AZ86406Tickets can be purchased at www.insanitytour.com or www.Arizonamonstertrucks.com  

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PickleFest 2022

February 24, 2022

Enjoy a three-day pickleball tournament at Pickle Fest 2022! For more information on the tournament, go to: https://www.lakehavasupickleball.com/ To register to play, please visit: Pickleball Tournaments.Spectators are more than welcome but please bring a portable chair because the bleachers fill up quickly; there is no charge for spectators!The tournament is a sanctioned event and the biggest tournament to date held in Lake Havasu City with 12 outdoor courts at Dick Samp Memorial Park accommodating 120 players per day!All skill levels 3.0 – 5.0 with three age groups.March 18th, 2022 – March 20th, 2022Dick Samp Memorial Park1628 Avalon AveLake Havasu City, AZ 86404lakehavasupickleball.com | Admission Price:See Description to Register; Free for SpectatorsHave some time to kill while intown for the Pickle Fest, a great way to see the sites is by renting a boat and cruising the London Bridge channel or the sights on the Lake, give Sandbar Powersports a call and they’ll get you set up 928-854-4242. 

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19th Annual Bluegrass on the Beach Music Festival

February 24, 2022

Come on out to The Bluegrass on the Beach Festival and mingle with bluegrass veterans and newcomers alike. Events include workshops, arts and crafts, great food and beer, and more.March 4th through March 6th, 2022 @ 10:00am – 6:00pmLake Havasu State Park699 London Bridge RdLake Havasu City, AZ 86403BANDSLorraine Jordan & Carolina RoadJunior SiskDanny PaisleyRussell Moore & IIIrd Tyme OutDave AdkinsThe Kody Norris ShowFlint Hill SpecialLarry Gillis & West Coast SwampgrassMark Phillips & IIIrd GenerationU.S. Navy Bluegrass BandCountry CurrentCheck the band schedule to see which artists play when.All inclusive packages are available which include tickets to the 3-day event and camping within Lake Havasu State Park. Please bring your lawn/beach chairs and blankets for grass seating. No outside coolers allowed. Please contact event coordinator or check event website to verify information. Looking for other things to do while visiting Lake Havasu City, maybe cruise the lake by renting a boat from Sandbar Powersports, do some wakeboarding or just cruising and checking out … Continued

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WORCS Off-Road Racing – ATV & SXS

February 20, 2022

ATV & SXS only weekend as WORCS off-road racing season continues at the beach! Nothing better than ATV/SXS racing in Lake Havasu City? Join us as the best off-road ATV and SXS racers in the world. This non-stop, action-packed racing all weekend long at the Island Race Track next to Crazy Horse Campgrounds. Be a part of the passion that is off-road racing! Come have the best time of your life on four wheels! Also a great way to see the race is watching from a boat sitting on Lake Havasu, not sure where to get one, check out Sandbar Powersports for all your boat rental needs and they will get you right on the water.March 4th, 5th & 6th, 2022 @ 6:00am – 10:00pm$10 – One Day Adult/Youth (12 and under)$20 – Adult Weekend Pass$15 – Youth (12 and under) Weekend Pass3 and under – FreeVeterans and Active Military – FreeParking … Continued

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