Its safe to say you should forget about sporting your deck shoes and J-Crew apparel when attending this weekends Lucas Oil Mayfest Drag Boat Festival at Firebird Raceway, 20000 South Maricopa Road in Chandler. Competitors including Darryl Erhlich, who set a new-world record at Firebird last November, will hit the water at warp speed starting on Friday, May 27, during the three-day nitro-fueled racing event.
Preliminary races happen the first two days, with the finals taking place on Sunday. Gates open at 9 a.m. each day.
Fri., May 27, 10 a.m.; Sat., May 28, 7 a.m.; Sun., May 29, 7 a.m., 2011