2016 Festival Information August 27 and 28, 2016

Join us in Kelowna, BC August 27th and 28th, 2016 for our NEXT Annual Dragon Boat Festival. Team Registration Information including Early Bird Discounts, Corporate Team Challenge, Guts and Glory, Blind-Folded race as well as random draws for $5000 in prizes!


​Paddlers Party Saturday Night!! 5-7pm $20, ticket includes: Pasta Dinner from La Cucina Ristorante (Meat or Vegetarian Lasagna, Focaccia Bread, Caesar Salad, Dessert and a Drink.  Tickets available through Lori Pierson, email: [email protected] 

2016 Festival Teams:


Valley Vixens, Kootenay Rhythm Dragons, Flowriders, FLCC Dragon Alliance, Fire on Water, Stroke of Luck, Dragon in the Drink, Knotty Pacemakers, Pushor Mitchell Thunder Dragons, Extreme Curves, Dragon Fire, Women on Fire, Water Warrior

Breast Cancer Survivor

Kootenay Robusters, Busting with Energy, Bust'n Loose


Lift What's Draggin, Wave Runners, Currents, Rogue, Extreme Currents, Peach City Dragons, High Frequency, Sonar Dragons, Max Storm, Blazing Paddles, Rock Steady


City of Kelowna, YMCA, Investors Group 


List of paddlers available for the festival:

Debbie: [email protected]

Edie: [email protected]

Jacqui: [email protected]

Donna: [email protected]

Gladys: [email protected]

Diana: [email protected]

Bev: [email protected], 778-477-1113

Marilynne: [email protected], 250-801-6695

Jennifer Wolney: [email protected], 250-837-1470

Lee Grenon: [email protected]



Steerer available:

Phil, [email protected]



Location: Tugboat Bay in Waterfront Park Kelowna

Need a place to stay?

For the 2016 Festival we are being sponsored by the Holiday Inn Express in Kelowna, and they have rooms available for you and your team at a special Dragon Boat rate. Please click below to book directly online or call: 1-250-763-0500.

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