April 17, 2024
Pomeroy Sternwheel River
Pomeroy Sternwheel River

Pomeroy Sternwheel Regatta Returns

POMEROY, Ohio – The sternwheelers will be returning to the Pomeroy Riverfront once again for the annual Pomeroy Sternwheel Regatta September 24-26, 2020.

The sternwheelers will be docked on along the riverfront and there will activities scheduled with some adaptations with the COVID-19 pandemic. This year’s Regatta is hosted by Pomeroy Eagles Aerie 2171 with additional support by the Pomeroy Fire Department and Pomeroy Merchants Association.

The schedule is as follows:

Thursday 9/24/20
7:45 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies at the River Front Pomeroy American Legion Honor Guard flag rising, Welcome and Prayer Randy Smith presiding
6-11 p.m. – Vendors open on parking lot BEER Garden Open on Court Street sponsor Court Street Grill
6-11 p.m. – Tent T-shirts open
8-11 p.m. – Double Shot Band

Friday 9/25/20
All Day – Downtown Merchants side walk sales
6-10 p.m. – Crafters open parking lot
4-8 p.m. – Music Kip Greaser DJ Music
6-10 p.m. – Beer and Food open Court Street sponsored by Court Street Grill
8-11 p.m. – Music by Southern Five Band (Rock from 60’s up)
5-9 p.m. – Split the Pot
9 p.m. – Basket Winner announced

Saturday 9/26/20
9-11 a.m. – Breakfast served Pomeroy Eagles open to public and Registration for Poker Walk
9-10 a.m. – Registration for poker run Kayak and boat Registration at Lock 24 Syracuse sponsored by Lock 24 RV Park
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – River poker Run sponsored by Lock 24 RV Park
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Chili Cook off Parking Lot
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Poker Walk downtown Pomeroy
2-7 p.m. – Kip Greaser DJ Music
5-9 p.m. – Split the Pot
6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. – Captain and First Mate cook out River front
9 p.m. – Announce Raffle Winners
8 to 11 p.m. – Next Level Band