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Course Viewing places:

Start Line: you can park in the Red Jacket Park parking lot, this is at the foot of Smith Street (drive down South Park Ave and take a right on Smith St.).

 Middle of the course:  park near South Ave/Hamburg St./ Mutual Riverfront Park (41 Hamburg St, Buffalo, NY 14204). This is an exciting turn around Silo City.

Ohio Street Boat Launch (other side of Dead Mans creek), please note this is a restoration site so please be respectful.

Ohio Street bridge is also a great viewing point (park along Ohio St. near Rigidized metal and Silo City).

Finish Line: Tewksbury Lodge/Riverfest Park

Buffalo RiverWorks will also be an excellent place to view the finish line while having food and drink!

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Head of the Buffalo Regatta 2020





BBQ Chicken Fundraiser


$12 ticket includes- 1/2 chicken, salt potatoes, coleslaw and a roll with butter.

HOBR GPS Addresses:

Boathouse - 405 Ohio St., Buffalo NY, 14204

Trailers - 301 Ohio St., Buffalo NY, 14204





Please note that there will be street closure on Ohio St. from Chicago St. to South Ave for this event.

Athlete and spectator parking along Ohio St., along Louisiana St., in the grass/gravel field across from Tewksbury Lodge/Riverfest Park (Ohio St), along Chicago St,  along Moore St,  along Republic St. (or neighboring streets), along South Ave., along Hamburg St. 

NO parking in Tewskbury Lodge Parking lot. They have an event the same day.

NO driving or parking on the grass of Father Conway Park. This will be strictly enforced.

Cargo trailers can be dropped off in the gravel parking lot of Father Conway Park (Ohio St), but should be left on the gravel.


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