Join in on the fun and support the charity of your choice!

Registration for the 2017 Barrie Dragon Boat Festival is now open! Limited spots available!

Choosing a Charity

Each team is required to raise $500.00 minimum for the charity of your choice.  Please ensure that your team has chosen the charity you would like to fundraise for and is recorded on your team page no later than August 1st.    You will give the money raised directly to the charity and get a donation receipt from them for your generosity.


The team that raises the most money at the 2017 Barrie Dragon Boat Festival will be the recipient of the Barrie Dragon Boat Tim Hortons Cup.

Team Manuals

To aid you with the registration process we have created manuals with step by step instructions.  Please refer to the Team Captain Manual or Paddlers Manual for more information.

Registered Teams




Candlelighters Courageous Cancer Kids

Candlelighters Simcoe Parents of Children with Cancer

Candlelighters Simcoe is a volunteer driven, not for profit organization that is supported entirely by community donations. Our volunteers provide support for families with children and teens that have been diagnosed with cancer in Simcoe County and Muskoka. Our support programs have been designed to positively impact and improve the quality of life for children with cancer easing the burden faced by their families. All of our programs are free of charge for our families.


Dragon Tales

Dragon Slayers

Honda Team 1

Team members from Honda of Canada Mfg

Honda Team 1

Team members from Honda of Canada Mfg

Honda Team 2

Pirates of the Epilepsea's

Busch Buccaneers - Paddle of Fury

Simcoe Sizzlers

The Geri-Antics

St. John Ambulance Crusaders

A group of St. John Ambulance volunteers and their family and friends.

Click here to view fundraising page.


Chicks Ahoy

Cardiac Kids

We are an all female team ranging in ages that support each other with a positive attitude and that by working together we feel we can achieve anything we put our minds to.


Ronald McDonald House

A group of fun dragon-boaters in the Barrie Area assembled to raise money for good work being done in our community.

O'Hara's Aquaholics

We are a new team to dragon boat races but very excited to raise money!

Wild Wing South Barrie

Wild wing south barrie team staff and customers raising money for Catulpa

Georgian International Water Warriors

Paddle Avengers

The PaddleAvengers Dragon Boat Team was designed for recreational paddlers and created to give paddlers a community team where they can improve their paddling skills while gaining more experience through community dragon boat events. The ultimate goal of the team is to have fun both on and off the water!

Simcoe Serpants

Barrie's Ribbons of Hope

Breast cancer survivor team

Team A2O

Raising funds for Autism Ontario Simcoe County Chapter

Dragon Boat Barrie - PowerStrokes

SOB Dragons

Community level team

Haliburton Highlanders Paddlers

BPL Anniversary Team

The BPL Staff Family is proud to support the 15th year of hosting our community's Barrie Dragon Boat Festival! The 'Anniversary Team' is FUNdraising for the BPL charity... with an extra emphasis on FUN!

Catulpa Conquestidors

Grant Thornton Thunder

Gilda's Club Simcoe Muskoka

A team of accountants - who knew they could paddle?

Click here to view fundraising page.


B.A.C.A. Dragon


The Community Living Georgina dragon boat team has been a true reflection of what community is all about. Celebrating it's 13th year, the team, consisting of families, staff and community members, paddle together to raise awareness and supplemental funds, in support of people with diverse abilities.

Post Holes Plus

Group of employees from Post Holes Plus and the Canadian Mental health association ACTT

Positive Paddlers

Winners of the 2016 Barrie Dragonboat Spirit Award, the Positive Paddlers promote a positive vibes! The Positive Paddlers are honoured to support COPE Service Dogs!