Big Wake Weekend

Big Wake Weekend promoter arrested at his Folsom home

A Folsom resident, known for last summer's Big Wake Weekend, was arrested by Placer County Sheriff's deputies on charges on fraud. Robert Richards, Jr., 54, of Folsom, was ...

“Roar at the Shore” will be held at Camp Far West’s south shore from Friday, May 30 to Sunday, June 1

The National Jet Boat Association (NJBA) Drag Boat Racing will anchor Big Wake Weekend’s “Roar at the Shore.” The association is a quarter-mile drag-boat racing o ...

Last H1 Unlimited Hydroplane winner at Folsom Lake returns for Big Wake Weekend

In 1967, Billy Schumacher won the H1 Unlimited Hydroplane race at Folsom Lake. That was the last time the H1s raced there. Fast forward to this weekend, and Schumacher is back, th ...

Hydroplanes to race on Folsom Lake at Granite Bay May 31 - June 2

For the first time since 1967, hydroplane boats will race on Folsom Lake. The HI Unlimited Hydroplane Series, part of the Big Wake Weekend, will descend on the Folsom Lake State R ...

Hydroplane national event coming to Roseville area in 2013

Officials announced Monday that Folsom Lake was chosen to host H1 Unlimited Hydroplane races in 2013.?We?re excited to bring the fastest boats in the world and the thrill of the H1 ...