The G.C.R. is an outrageously fun float down the Niagara River on your home-made contraption to benefit The Alexa Foundation.
Absurdity will be rewarded!

This years race is Saturday, July 30th 2016.
Registration begins at 9 a.m.
Race launch begins at 11 a.m.

Each participant will receive a ticket for a meal and two beer/beverage tickets that can be used at the Youngstown Party in the Park.

There will be a party in Faulkner Park, Youngstown, NY with live music, food from local Youngstown restaurants, a beer tent and fun for everyone from 12-8pm.  Also, live music with Dave Stayner, Roadtrip, Stevie Fleck, Limerick, and the Nickle City 5!  The Awards Ceremony will be presented immediately following the race at the Party in the Park!  This party is open to Great Contraption Race participants, spectators, visitors and anyone else interested in keeping the festivities going until the sun sets on the Mighty Niagara!

To register a contraption with 2 or more people, click here.  (Fee:  $150)
To register a single person tube, please contact us and read the rules here.  (Fee:  $50)