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Barrie Dragon Boat Festival

Proudly Hosted By The Barrie Public Library

Since our 2003 inaugural year the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival has raised over $1.75 million for a variety of local charities including supporting Barrie Public Library. We are so proud of the Library’s role in bringing this bounty to our community. The coming together and support of our civic leaders, governments, businesses, sponsors, donors, volunteers and various organizations is imperative to the continued success of the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival. Paddling together in harmony enriches the quality of life for the citizens of Barrie.

Save the Date for 2017

Barrie’s Heritage Park
August 26, 2016


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Plans for 2017 underway
The  Barrie Dragon Boat Committee is in the planning stages for our 15th Anniversary of the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival.  Please share your ideas with us. Do you have any great ideas on how we can improve the festival or how we can incorporate Canada’s 150th birthday.  If so please let us know by sending […]
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2016 Race Schedule Now Ready
With a week to go, we are happy to share with your Race Schedule for Qualifying Heat #1. Please let Bruce know if you have any questions.  We are not able to accommodate any change requests at this time.  You can find the schedule here:  http://barriedragonboatfestival.ca/race-layout/ See everyone on Saturday, August 27.
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Fun and Excitement on Kempenfelt Bay: Registration is Open Join us as we Celebrate our 14th Annual Barrie Dragon Boat Festival on August 27th! We are proud once again to have “Tim Horton’s” as our presenting sponsor. Follow us on Twitter! https://twitter.com/BarrieDBFest
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Barrie Dragon Boat Festival updated their cover photo.December 4th, 2016 at 5:06am
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