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Calgary Dragon Boat Race & Festival Schedule
August 11-13, 2017
presented by Sinopec Canada

Updated: August 10th, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Time North Glenmore Park - Docks Main Stage - Big Tent
1:00pm
to
8:00pm
Exhibition Races & Practices  
5:00pm
Dragon Boat Charity Race Participant Practice  
7:00pm
Team Captains Meeting
@ Calgary Canoe Club

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Time North Glenmore Park - Docks Main Stage - Big Tent
7:00am
Festival Site Open
7:30am
Dragon Boat "Eye Dotting" Ceremony   
9:00am
Racing Starts (race grid...)  
11:10am
Breast Cancer Race & Pink Flower Ceremony
- Sistership Dragon Boat Association
(see more info)
 
11:45pm
Opening Ceremonies
-Official Remarks
-Chinese Lion Dance
12:30pm
Global Fest Multicultural Performances
12:30pm - India
01:00pm - Caribbean
01:30pm - Thailand
1:00pm
Racing Resumes  
2:30pm
  Live Band Performance
by "Back in the Day"
3:00pm
Open Challenge Race  
3:20pm
Racing completed for day...  
6:00pm
Festival Site Closed

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Time North Glenmore Park - Docks Main Stage - Big Tent
7:00am
Festival Site Open
9:00am
Racing Starts (race grid...)  
11:10am
Corporate Challenge Cup  
11:30am
Sinopec Dragon Boat Charity Race
(see more info...)
 
12:30pm
Global Fest Multicultural Performances
12:30pm - Pakistan
01:00pm - Iran
01:30pm - Azerbaijan
12:40pm
Racing Resumes  
2:30pm
  Live Band Performance
by "Back in the Day"
2:40pm
Racing finishes...  
3:30pm
  Dragon Boat Awards Presentation
- Chinese Lion Dance
- Race Cup & Metal Presentations
- Festival Closing Remarks
6:00pm
Festival Site Closed

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

*Please note that event schedule is subjected to change without notice. Just be assured that this schedule is the official schedule of the Calgary Dragon Boat Society and that this information on this page is the most up to date schedule.


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