Written by Todd Swofford – speedonthewater.com
The second Race World Offshore event of the year is coming to Dunkirk, N.Y., this weekend and the Great Lakes Grand Prix is poised for a great showing on Lake Erie.
With a revitalized picturesque Lake Erie waterfront area, the venue offers spectacular views over the racecourse. Spectators can enjoy the unique vantage points at the Dunkirk Light House Park on Point Gratiot along with weekend festivities including live music from seven different bands, a variety of vendors and historical reenactments of the French Indian War.
Spearheading the end-of-the-summer event for the community was Mayor Wilfred Rosas.
“There is a lot excitement in the city—hotels are sold out,” Rosas said. “This is the type of event …