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Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

The boats are arriving.

Get ready for another year of Dragon Boat Racing. The boats are arriving today in Ottawa for the annual festival. The Festival is North America's largest dragon boat festival and it is held right here in the Nation's Capital. 2010 markes the 17th year that the boat festival is being held here.

There are tons of activities for the entire family to take part of.
  • Multicultural performances including live music, cultural presentations, and ceremonial activities
  • Roving entertainment
  • Children’s area featuring award winning family entertainment
  • Beer Garden
  • Food Vendors featuring international cuisine and summer desserts
  • Exhibitions and shopping opportunities
Make sure to come see the races for yourself. 190 teams participate in this great annual event. Take a look at their web site for additional information and all the details.

Ottawa Dragon Boat Racing

From June 18 - 20, 2010

See you there.

Jean Richer