Showdown on the Sabine kicks off Friday

Published 4:39 pm Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau will be hosting the 11th annual “Showdown on the Sabine” SPORT Tunnel Boat Races this weekend.

This event will be held at the City of Orange Boat Ramp 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. on Friday, September 14, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, September 15 and Sunday, September 16.

This event will include 50 to 60 racers from the United States and Canada. Food, drink, and adult beverage vendors will be located on site, as well as a variety of children’s activities.

Live entertainment by MixxFixxerwill take place at the City of Orange Boat Ramp at 6 p.m. on Saturday, September 15.

This event is free to the public.

No dogs, no pets, and no coolers will be allowed at the City of Orange Boat Ramp.

For additional information, please contact the Orange Convention & Visitors Bureau at 409-883-1011 or online at