is Lake Havasu’s top can’t miss Spring event of the season. Named “One of the Top Five Poker Runs in the Nation” by Performance Boats Magazine, performance boaters come from all over
the country to participate. After the Desert Storm Boat Parade through the Bridgewater channel, the drivers will be taking off for the Poker Run, picking up cards at various card stops on the lake. We at Havasu Springs Resort have the honor of being Card Stop #1! Make sure you get to our Havasu Springs Main Beach early Saturday morning to catch a front row seat to all the hot boat action!
Attention Spectator Boaters and Personal Watercraft Drivers:
Almost all boating accidents occur because drivers are not paying attention to other watercraft on the waterways. Always check around you frequently, look behind you, and know where and when other boaters are approaching you, especially while making turns. Following correct boating safety laws are vital. We please urge you exercise extra caution if you will boating on the lake over the weekend of the Desert Storm Poker Run & Shootout. Overall boating traffic will be extremely heavy and Havasu Springs Card Stop Desert Storm Poker Run 2017 particularly fast. All PWC’s are legally required to stay at least 60′ from any vessel when outside a no-wake zone. Larger vessels have less control than smaller vessels. PWC operators, please stay clear of the path of boaters.
Arizona State Boating Laws (Synopsis)
No reckless, dangerous, or negligent operation of a watercraft.
No bow-riding while underway.
Driver’s view may not be impeded at any time.
No one under the age of 12 may operate a motorized vessel (age 16 for California law).
Boating speeds must be controlled to avoid collision or damage to property, including causing a wake that may cause damage or collision.
No overloading of passengers in a boat.
Motorized watercraft must yield to non-motorized watercraft.
Boaters overtaking another boat are responsible for their wake which may cause damage to the overtaken vessel or danger to the occupants.
Boaters must stay to the right of the lake (counter-clockwise).
Boaters towing people/persons must have at least two occupants in the boat at all times.
No towing skiers/wakeboarders or other water sports between sunset and sunrise.
No interference with the free and proper use of waterways, launch ramps, or other watercraft.
No littering (including cigarette butts).• If you are involved in a boating accident, you must stop to render aid and provide contact information.
It’s that time of year again! The Spring Break season is upon us. We at Havasu Springs Resort want to help you and your friends make the most out of your Spring vacation; by getting outside and having as much safe fun as possible! To help you do exactly that, here is a great list of 10 fun vacation activities to get into during your stay with us that will keep you smiling— Havasu Springs Style!
It ain’t easy being green...unless it’s on St. Patrick’s Day! Every Spring we search our closets to retrieve that one item that we only save because it’s perfect for March 17th. A neon lime dress, an olive pair of slacks, a shiny emerald blouse— it’s all still in your possession so you won’t get pinched on St. Patty’s Day. Ever stop to wonder why exactly we celebrate this way? We’re glad you asked.
Welcome to The Springs! Would you like a table for two with a beautiful lakefront view? How about a slowly roasted juicy 12 oz. prime rib cooked to perfection? At The Springs we strive to serve what makes you and your taste buds happy. We want every guest that dines with us to leave with a smile on their face. Overlooking our resort’s inner marina harbor, each table in our Springs dining room offers serene mountain and lake views. We want you to relax and watch a breathtaking sunset as you raise your specialty cocktail and cheers to being on vacation.
On August 4, 2018, we proudly hosted our first annual Summer Bash event in our beautiful Harbor Room. The Harbor Room is our naturally transcendent event venue located on the South end of stunning Lake Havasu. Whether it’s a party, wedding, or a concert, we at Havasu Springs strive to cater to every event’s unique style. We wanted our 1st Annual Summer Bash to be a relaxing night of live music, food, and fun.
Wondering what to pack for your weekend getaway on South Lake Havasu? Other than your bathing suit, flip flops, and a big happy smile, we came up with a short list of things that we think you will find more than helpful during your staycation here with us at Havasu Springs Resort.