The dragon boat competition illustrates comradery, teamwork, and inspiration. FREE Admission, with kids zone, multi-cultural entertainment, live band, food trucks, merchants, beer gardens and dragon boat racing too. On Saturday, a Breast Cancer Race & Ceremony and on Sunday, Dragon Boat Charity Race to raise awareness & funds for Give a Mile.
Who is it for?
All ages – Family
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time:
Friday, August 7 | 1:00 PM to 10:00 PM 1:00 PM: Exhibition Races & Practices 5:30 PM: Paddler’s Kickoff Party Saturday, August 8 | 9:00 AM(site opens at 07:00 AM) to 06:00 PM 9:00 AM: Racing Starts 11:45 AM: Opening Ceremonies 12:30 PM: Multi-cultural Performances by Global Fest 4:00 PM: Wushu Performance by Calgary Tai Chi & Martial Arts College 4:30 PM : Multi-cultural Performances by Global Fest Sunday, August 9 | 9:00 AM(site opens at 07:00 AM) to 06:00 PM 9:00 AM: Racing Starts 12:30 PM: Multi-cultural Performances by Global Fest
Venue & Address :
North Glenmore Park, 7305 Crowchild Trail SW, Calgary
VERY Limited Parking onsite – which is first come first served basis.
FREE festival parking at Mount Royal University – Parking at Mount Royal University – Lot A & B
Shuttle Buses run from 6:30am to 7:00pm (Saturday & Sunday)