June 24, 2017 = Race Day

View or Download the 2016 Event Schedule

2017 Event Summary

** Canada 150 Parade on Fri., June 23.  Wear a costume from any period in the last 150 years. **

Friday June 23:  Parade @ 6:30pm at BOCC to Waubano Beach

Riversong Choir;   Canoe Ballet

Muskoka Roads @ 8:00pm Friday

Beach Party, BBQ and Beer Tent

Saturday June 24:

Races start at 8:30 a.m.





Bouncy Castle

Giant Silent Auction

Last Year’s winners are returning to defend their title

There are still some spaces for additional teams !

Please look at our Dragonboat video.  It shows that the younger generation (11 yrs old) really knows what they are doing!!!


  • All one day -Races
  • PLEDGES go to the local charity or non-profit of your choice. The Rotary Club is providing fund-raising opportunities through the Dragon Boat Festival. (for more info contact  Sue.
  • 2000M Chase -exciting 8 fastest teams after 3 races.
  • Early bird registration discount: by April 15 = $100 and by May 1 = $50 (see registration package)
  • Youth Divisions– 10-18 years old June 1, 2016 (or in High School). 3 divisions.

Contact: psdragonboat@hotmail.com

Dragon Boat Festivals

Dragon boats are the largest flat water racing canoes in the world. Constructed of fiberglass with air chambers, the 40 foot boats are stable and will not sink. 20 paddlers, a drummer and a steersperson lead to exciting photo finishes in many races. Dragon boat festivals take place around the world.

Rotary InternationalThe Rotary Club of Parry Sound is proud to present community groups and businesses with an opportunity for team building, cooperation and fund raising in a great outdoor setting.

Fun games for children, music, food, vendors and more than 150 volunteers and ?numbers of spectators and participants make Waubuno Beach a great place to be on race day.

Support your community, share the fun, join us on June 24th!