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2018 Calgary Dragon Boat Race & Festival

Saturday & Sunday August 11-12, 2018
at North Glenmore Park

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Festival Parking Information (where to park?)

"Park your vehicle at Grey Eagle Resort & Casino ride the FREE shuttle bus to the festival entrance way..."

We highly advise that you take advantage of FREE Festival parking located at Grey Eagle Resort & Casino as parking at North Glenmore Park is very limited and restricted in most areas.

Shuttle Buses run from 7:00am to 6:00pm (Saturday & Sunday)

Directions to parking...

Bicycle Parking Onsite

Thanks to our friends from Alberta Bike Swap, "keeping you riding, keeping this event green!", they have loaned the festival bike racks for those who are planning ride bikes to attend, you now have a place to park!!!

Kids Zone - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Face Painting - Saturday is 9:30am to 1:30pm and Sunday is 10:00am - 2:00pm
Bouncy Castle - Supervised is 10:00am - 3:00pm both days
Trampoline 10:00am - 3:00pm both days

Festival Schedule

Festival operating hours, open to public starting 7:00am and closing 6:00pm. 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 Sistership Dragon Boat Association.

See details on Festival schedule..

Festival Location & Site Map

How to get to the Calgary Dragon Boat Festival and what is on site?

Dragon Boat Teams racing in 2017

A total of 57 teams are registered, where 17 teams are from out of town (welcome).
Come out and cheer on the teams!!!

See WHO THE TEAMS are for racing in 2017...