Friday

1:00 pmEye Dotting Ceremony

Taoist priests awaken the sleeping spirits of the dragon and bless the competition


Saturday

8:00 amRaces begin

Watch exciting dragon boat races from approx. 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

6:30 pmPaddlers’ Air Band Contest

Costumes, dances, skits, and more – our paddlers go all out, on the water and on the stage

9:00 pmLights of Courage Illumination Ceremony

Honour those who have been affected by cancer and help raise funds for research and treatment


Sunday

8:00 amSemi-Final races begin

Watch exciting dragon boat races from approx. 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

1:30 pmAward ceremonies 

Taking place on the Main Stage every 15 to 30 minutes, approx. 45 minutes after your final race