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

Registration for the 2018 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.

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


Pirates of the Epilep'seas

Epilepsy Simcoe County

We are paddling to raise funds and awareness for people in our community affected by epilepsy!

Click here to view fundraising page.


COPE Service Dogs

Join the mighty COPE Service Dogs' team!

Candlelighters Courageous Cancer Kids

Candlelighters Simcoe Parents of Children with Cancer

Parents, teens and friends supporting families of children with cancer in Simcoe County and area. Helping to raise funds to support our programs and raise awareness about childhood cancer.



Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada

A group of fun dragon-boaters in the Barrie Area assembled to raise money for good work being done in our community. We are proud to be paddling this year to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada.


The Sitting Ducks

BPL Internal

Team used for Library internal bookings. Please do not include with regular registration as this team does not participate on event day.


Chicks Ahoy

The Geri-Antics

Grove Park Home

A non-competitive team having fun while raising money for Grove Park Home. Celebrating the Home's 50th Birthday this year, there is a lot to celebrate.

Click here to view fundraising page.



Barrie Pride's Official Dragon Boat Team

The EH! Team

Ladies Team

All-Out Paddlers

Staff and members of Orangetheory Fitness Barrie

Simcoe Sizzlers

Heart & Stroke and United Way

We are mostly employees / friends of the Corp of the County of Simcoe. We have participated as a team in the Barrie Festival for the past 8 years!

Rumley Holmes

The Voyagers

YMCA - Move to Give

A group of active men and women from different ages, all participating together for a common goal - to serve the community of Innisfil.

Team A2O

Raising funds for Autism Ontario Simcoe County Chapter.

The Moore Dragonslayers

B.A.C.A. Dragon Team 1

Catulpa Conquestidors

Catulpa Community Support Services

Dragon Boat team representing Catulpa Comumunity Services ~ Improving the lives of people with special or unique needs by engaging and advocating for essential community services and supports.



It started as a friendly challenge; 14 years later the Community Living dragon boat team continues to provide awareness and opportunities for people with diverse abilities. The team is looking forward to another great season!

B.A.C.A. Dragon Team 2

Barrie and Area Chinese Community Association Team 2

Busch Buccaneers

Westside Winded

Members from the congregations of Westside Yet an Church and St. Margaret's Anglican Church and friends

Dragon Pryde

all female community

Dragon Tales

BPL's Host Team!

The Holy Rowers

Catholic Family Servies of Simcoe County

CFSSC staff, friends, and family working together to raise money and awareness for the professional counselling services, mental health initiatives, and community programs CFSSC provides in Simcoe County and Muskoka.


RCEME Mavericks

Haliburton Highlands Paddlers

Middle aged & seniors men & women

Wave Runners

Camp Quality

Click here to view fundraising page.


Baywood Veterinary - How to Spay Your Dragon

Farley Foundation

Co-workers of the Baywood Animal Hospital group of clinics. Where we treat your pets like family!


Dragon Boat Barrie - PowerStrokes

Dragon Boat Barrie - PaddleAvengers

Paddlestrong, sponsored by the Barrie Community Health Team

Stephanie to complete.

Honda Team 1

Honda Team 2

Wild Wing barrie

St. John Ambulance Crusaders

St. John Ambulance Barrie Simcoe Muskoka

Group of volunteers and friends supporting St. John Ambulance Barrie Simcoe Muskoka Branch

Click here to view fundraising page.


Positive Paddlers

Winners of the 2016 Barrie Dragonboat Festival Spirit Award! We are POSITIVELY-CHARGED to win!

Barrie's Ribbons of Hope

Women's Breast Cancer Survivor Team

Grant Thornton Thunder

The MIR-auders

31 Canadian Forces Health Services Center