SARASOTA, FLA. - This year's 2013 Suncoast Super Boat Grand Prix Festival attracted over 110,000 attendees and generated an economic impact of $15,549,300 (an increase of 8.7% over 2012).
It also generated an estimated 13,400 in room nights for area hoteliers (also an increase over 2012).
Both economic impact and room nights has see a steady increase over the last 4 years. Suncoast Charities for Children also experienced an increase in net proceeds from the Festival raising $70,727.06. Please find attached this year's detailed report.