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. Please refer to Registration Rules for more information on the Registration.

Registered Teams


BPL Internal

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


Honda Team 2

Associates from Honda of Canada Mfg

Orange Crush

Staff, members and friends of Orangetheory Fitness Barrie.

The Mighty Green Dragons

We are a team of vegans and vegetarians who are looking to brake the stereotype of vegans not being as strong and athletic as people who follow an omnivore diet

Epilepsy Simcoe County

Epilepsy Simcoe County

Click here to view fundraising page.


netgain test team

Busch Buccaneers - Paddles of Fury

Cystic Fibrosis

Georgian Global Water Warriors

International student Dragon Boat Team

Dragon Boat Barrie - PaddleAvengers

Dragon Boat Barrie - PowerStrokes

Dragon Boat Barrie - PaddleStrong

Blue Lightning

Simcoe Sizzlers

The Sizzlers are comprised of County employees and their families. We have participated in the Barrie Festival for the past 10 years and love every moment of it!!

Powell Jones Paddlers

Founded in 1952, Powell Jones LLP is an independent locally based accounting firm that has been serving individuals and businesses throughout Barrie and Simcoe County for over 65 years. Our team of over 40 chartered professional accountants, technicians and support staff, provide integrated services to meet each client’s needs including tax, accounting, assurance, estate planning and business advisory services. Proactive client service is at the center of everything we do. We take the time to understand each client\'s business or situation to ensure that we truly meet their needs and provide outstanding professional service. We value the long term relationships we have with many of our clients who appreciate our ability to provide a full range of services in a timely manner. \r\n\r\nThe team at Powell Jones LLP is active in our community as we feel it is essential to give back to the community that has supported us for so many years.

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 surrounding areas. Our support programs have been designed to positively impact and improve the quality of life for children with cancer and easing the burden faced by their families. All of our programs are free of charge for our families.

Click here to view fundraising page.


Kicking Assets

The Geri-Antics

The Geri-Antics is a non competitive team comprised of staff, volunteers, family and business partners of Grove Park Home. We are \"in it to win it\" for the residents of the Home.

Chicks Ahoy

Holy Rowers

Staff & volunteers of CFSSC are paddling to support community-based mental health services across Simcoe Muskoka.

The Snow Dragons

We are a team of friends mostly made up of ski patrollers.

Barrie's Ribbons of Hope


Seas the Day

Fundrasing for Canadian Mental health- simcoe Branch.\r\n

Westside Winded

Congregation members and friends of Westside and St. Margaret’s

Grant Thornton Thunder

Wave Runners

Owen Hill Bed Pan Paddlers

Long Term Care

B.A.C.A Dragon Boat

Dragon Boat Barrie U24

COPE Service Dogs

COPE raises and trains service dogs for people living with mobility issues and facility dogs for organizations in our community. \r\nOur dogs are trained by students in high schools that are at risk of not completing their secondary education. Through our Canines in the Classroom Program, students learn life skills and earn high school credits.