Rock Falls Events

Rock Falls River Chase

September 22 & 23 10:30 AM-5:00 PM

Stock outboard and modified boat racing on the Rock River in Rock Falls, IL. Free admission... bounce houses.. fire truck rides.. food vendors. Spectators will enjoy front row seating of the 2018 River Chase Boat Races in Rock Falls, IL between the upper dam and IL Route 40 Bridge at RB&W Park, seating along the riverfront, the Celletti Pavillion and at Seward Riverside Park.

The Rock Falls River Chase made a successful return in 2017 by providing two days of family fun for the Sauk Valley. Presented by Marine Racing Club, this splash-filled event drew nearly 2,000 people and featured some of the fastest outboard racers in the Midwest. The succes of the 2017 event assured its return in 2018. This year's Rock Falls River Chase is scheduled for September 22 & 23, 2018.

There will be two days of exhilarating races, paired with family friendly activities, food & various displays.

Additional Info

  • Event Date(s): September 22 & 23 10:30 AM-5:00 PM
  • Event Organization: Marine Racing Club
  • Event Contact Name: Terry Hicks