Messick Point, Poquoson Virginia​

Kick Off Party Saturday, October 8th


Boat Races Sunday, October 9th

This annual event in Back River showcases the working watermen

of the Chesapeake Bay and their boats, known as the Chesapeake

Bay Deadrise. Come for the day at the Point and enjoy the view to

see who is named King of the Bay.


Registration for Boats


Information on Sponsorship















Poquoson Seafood Festival Workboat Races




2016 Sponsors

Pomoco Nissan of Hampton

 Mark's Glass

 Waterfront Development, Jordan Marine, Julie Ann Seafood

 Joey's Sign's & Lettering

 B & C Seafood

 Benny Topping 

 Danny's Auto Glass & Mirror

 Dixie RV Superstore

 L.D. Amory Seafood

 Sam Rust Seafood, Inc.

 Sandman Marine Industrial

 Surf Rider Restaurant

 Thomas A. Burcher

 Associates in Dermatology Inc.

 Ayers Window & Gutter

 B.C. Tile and Stone LLC

 Bill Forrest Seafood

 Brauer's Mechanical

 Butch Hampton, Lions Den, Bahamas

 Canvas Docktors, LLC

Chesapeake Marine Training Institute

Concrete by Design

 Crab Cake House

 Crabs Express

 Craig White Trucking

 DonCrete LLC

 Goldstein, Edgar, Reagan, Roberts & Saville

 Keller Williams Elite Peninsula - Kathleen McKone Realtor

 Lytle Title & Escrow

 Oyster Point Cove Boatworks

 Pete's Towing

 Poquoson Diner