DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

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Regina Dragon Boat Festival Schedule

This year’s Dragon Boat Festival schedule is posted below.

JUMP TO: FRIDAY | SATURDAY | SUNDAY

These schedules are subject to change between now and race weekend.

FRIDAY'S SCHEDULE

FRIDAY AUGUST 26th

Official Opening Ceremonies

Location: City Plaza, Downtown Regina, corner of Scarth/12th Avenue

  • A traditional Chinese Awakening of the Dragons Ceremony by Chung Ching Taoist Priests from Vancouver, Canada, traditional Chinese cultural performances of lion and dragon dances, Dignitaries Welcome Announcements

12:00pm – 2:00pm

Dragons Lair Beer Garden

12:00pm – 11:30pm

Makers/Artist Gallery & Children’s Village

12:00pm – 6:00pm

 

Awakening the Dragon Events

  • barrel racing
  • blind racing
  • backward racing
  • 100m sprint
  • 200m sprint
  • plus other events

3:00pm – 7:00pm

Award Presentations

7:00pm – 7:30pm

Team Fun Night

  • Best Costumes
  • Best Skit
  • Best Song
  • Best Dance
  • Best Team Chant

7:30pm – 11:30pm

Paddle Board Event

  • 200m qualifying and finals

12:00pm – 3:00pm

SATURDAY'S SCHEDULE

SATURDAY AUGUST 27th

Boy Scouts Breakfast

7:00am – 11:00am

200m Races (Qualifying)

500m Races (Qualifying)

8:00am – 6:00pm

Scouts Pancake Breakfast

7:00am – 11:00am

 

Children’s Village

10:00am – 6:00pm

Vendor Market

10:00am – 6:00pm

Food Village

9:00am – 11:00pm

Children’s Village

10:00am -6:00pm 

 

Dragon’s Lair Beer Gardens 

11:00am – 11:30pm Saturday/Sunday

DJ/Live Band

7:30pm – 11:30pm       

 

 

 

SUNDAY'S SCHEDULE

SUNDAY AUGUST 28th

 

 

DIVISION FINALS

200m

500m

2000m

8:00am – 6:00pm

Awards/Closing Presentations

6:00pm -7:00pm

Beer Gardens

11:00am – 10:00pm

Food Village

9:00am – 10:00pm

Cultural Village & Children’s Village 

10:00am – 5:00pm

 

Regina Dragon Boat Festival

August 26-27-28, 2022

 

Regina Dragon Boat Festival

The Annual  Regina Dragon Boat Festival has been a long time favourite event for paddlers, residents and visitors from across Canada.

Our city and dedicated volunteers welcome you to Regina’s beautiful Wascana Park for a summer experience of festival excitement and camaraderie second to none.