Calendar 2022

*City of Calgary – Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) important information: see more…

Last updated: October 19th, 2022

Feb 22Town Hall Meeting (See meeting video)
March 1TEAM Registration for Practice – OPENS – [register now]
March 30Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (7:30pm to 8:30pm)
April 1Festival Team Registration (Early Bird) – BEGINS – [registration info]
April 27Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (See meeting video)
Special Guest: Dr. Franko (AHS) discussing COVID Pandemic
May 1Boat Launch & Practices start on North Glenmore Reservoir
(weather dependent)
May 25Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (7:30pm to 8:30pm) (See meeting video)
main topic: Social Media
May 27-29 Dragon Boat Camp 2022
– “Skill Building Paddling”
– “Coach the Coach”
– “Advanced Paddling Camp”
June 3Official “Dragon Boat Festival Day”
[Read more about this cultural tradition…]
June 8Dragon Boat Festival Dinner and CDBS Annual General Meeting
June 11Festival Team Registration (Early Bird) – ENDS –
June 22Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (7:30pm to 8:30pm)]
July 20Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (7:30pm to 8:30pm)
July 23Festival Registration Deadline – ENDS – [register team here]
Aug 3“ALL HANDS ON DECK” Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM
(7:30pm to 8:30pm) [register now]

Volunteer Orientation Session
-Festival Site Orientation
-Where do volunteers to report?
-Dragon Marketplace
-Beers Gardens is Family Friendly
-Kids Zone
-Cultural Entertainment
-Race Grid
-Breast Cancer Races
-Charity Dragon Boat Race
Volunteer Position Sign up – click here
Volunteer Registration/Waiver Form
Q&A Session
Aug 55:30pm – Festival Kickoff & Paddler’s Welcome Party @ Big Tent
Free Admission, everyone welcome!
Silent Auction by Sistership Dragonboat Assoc.

6:00pm – Dragon Marketplace – Sneak-a-Peek

7:00pm – Team Captains Meeting @ Calgary Canoe Club
[See main schedule…]
Aug 6Calgary Dragon Boat Race & Festival presented by Sinopec Canada
North Glenmore Reservoir
[See main schedule…]
Aug 7Calgary Dragon Boat Race & Festival presented by Sinopec Canada
North Glenmore Reservoir
[See main schedule…]
Aug 24Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (7:30pm to 8:30pm) [register now]
Sept 1TEAM Registration – ENDS –
Sept 28 Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (7:30pm to 8:30pm) [register now]
Oct 1Practices ends on North Glenmore Reservoir
(weather dependent)
Oct 19Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (7:30pm to 8:30pm) (CANCELED)
Nov 23Town Hall Meeting via ZOOM (7:30pm to 8:30pm) (CANCELED)

Be aware dates may be subjected to change without notice, please check periodically. Notice of updates will be made here and then communicated via Facebook & Twitter.