The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival returns June 24-26 with free concerts from headliners The Strumbellas and Serena Ryder. The all-Canadian lineup includes performances from special guests Frown Line, Stoby, Rebelle and Steve Neville.
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Festival highlights also include:
Success Dragon Lion Dance
Chinese Canadian Children's Choir of Canada
RCAF Pipes and Drums
100th Regiment of Foot
"Disco Dancing Dragon" a painting by local artists Debbie Rattcliffe
Park offerings scavenger hunt from local Francophone multi-disciplinary artist Coblou
and a miniature festival from LEGO artist Matthew Ready.
Spectators can enjoy non-stop dragon boat racing, the festival's popular multi-sport paddling event, Ottawa Wa'a, featuring OC1's, SUP's, SurfSki's, 1X's, C-1's, and K-1's and the showcase of a two-person dragon boat called the DragonFly in a first ever exhibition race.
The festival is looking forward to the return of the races, free concerts, fantastic festival food and welcoming teams, volunteers, exhibitors, sponsors and supporters back to Mooney's Bay beach this summer.
Additional event details:
Friday, June 24Saturday, June 25 HILLSIDE STAGE
THE STRUMBELLAS 9:30 PM
FROWN LINE 8:00 PM
STOBY 6:30 PM
SERENA RYDER 9:30 PM
REBELLE 8:00 PM
STEVE NEVILLE 6:30 PM
CHINESE CANADIAN CHILDREN'S CHOIR OF CANADA 7:00 PM
SUCCESS DRAGON LION DANCERS 6:50 PM
RCAF PIPES AND DRUMS 6:45 PM
SOURCE Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival