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Schedule of Events


September 22nd
12:00 noon Site preparation and setup - volunteers welcome!
  Site closed for hovercraft operation
5pm - dark Informal social gathering at Riverside Park
  Informal social gathering at the Missipi Brewing Company (across the street for over 21 crowd)
September 23rd
8 - 9:00am Breakfast at Riverside Park's Pearl City Station
8 - 11:00am Registration and craft inspections
8 - 5:00pm General Operation & Scavenger Hunt
11 - 11:15am Hovercraft driver's meeting at Pearl City Station (required for all drivers)
11:30 - 3:00pm Hovercraft cruise upriver and through lock & dam #16
  Lunch at Ducky's Lagoon
  Those without a craft are welcomed to drive to Ducky's Lagoon to meet the cruisers for lunch or walk across the
street for lunch for many lunch options in downtown Muscatine.
3:30 - 5:30pm Judging for the Quality Construction & Technical Innovation Awards
  Those wishing to enter the judging should have their craft parked on the ramp during this time and be willing to
meet with the judges.
6 - 7:00pm Break
  Site closed for hovercraft operation
 7 - 9:00pm  Catered dinner at the Pearl City Station (within Riverside Park)
  Annual membership meeting and awards
September 24th
9- 3pm General Operation
10:30 - 10:45am Hovercraft drivers meeting at Pearl City Station (within Riverside Park)
10:45am Depart down river for quiet hovercraft competition (location TBA)
11 - 12:00 noon Quiet hovercraft competition
12 - 1:30pm Lunch break 
Pack a lunch or visit one of the many restaurants across the street in downtown Muscatine.
1:30 - 3:30pm Hovercraft cruise down river to lock and dam #17
3:30 - 5pm Site cleanup
5:30pm Dinner at Boonies on the Avenue (optional)