Festival Schedule

Regina Dragon Boat Festival Schedule

Join us for the 2018 Regina Dragon Boat Festival!

Everyone is welcome to this FREE public event in beautiful Wascana Park

  • No cover charge!
  • Public Welcome!
  • Thursday July 18 – Sunday July 21st. Our own Regina Dragon Boat Festival Community Teams and Dragon Boat Teams from across Canada competing in the Canadian National Dragon Boat Championships
  • Wascana Lake/Pine Island & the Regina Downtown Plaza

THURSDAY, JULY 18th, 2019

 8:00 am – Division I & II team practices.  No Div III (community) team practices

7:00 pm – Awakening the Dragons Opening Ceremony (Downtown Plaza Location – Scarth St & 12th Ave)

  • Parade of teams to Beer Garden 
  • Welcoming remarks 
  • Lion Dance – Chung Wah Kung Fu Center
  • Speeches by Dignitaries:
    • Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness | Honourable  Mr. Ralph Goodale
    • MLA for Regina Walsh Acres | Mr. Warren Steinley
    • President of the Regina Dragon Boat Festival | Mr. Barry Eisenzimmer
    • Honorary Festival Chair and on behalf of the City of Regina | His Worship Mayor Michael Fougere
    • Director of Operations Confucious Institute, Ms Li Liu
  • Taoist Priests – Awakening Ceremony
  • Beer Garden Evening



FRIDAY, JULY 18th, 2019

  • Wascana Lake Marina/Pine Island

8:00 am – Scouts Canada Breakfast in the Park.

  • Breakfast in the Park courtesy of Scouts Canada – 8:00am-11:00 am
  • Cost is $5.00.  All proceeds to Scouts programming.

0:00 am – Competitive Division Races

Beer Gardens

  • 11am – 7pm (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

Food Vendors

  • Food vendors are on site from 7am – 7pm (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)


  • Downtown Plaza Location (Scarth Street/12th Ave)











Canadian National Dragon Boat Championship & Regina Dragon Boat Festival