Dragon Boat Festival


  • August 25, 2023 - Showtime: 10:00am
  • August 26, 2023 - Showtime: 10:00am
  • August 27, 2023 - Showtime: 10:00am

The Regina Dragon Boat Festival has been a tradition for paddlers, residents, and visitors from across Canada. The Regina Dragon Boat Festival is returning for its 31st Festival on August 25-26-27 once again in beautiful Wascana Park. A NEW WEEKEND, NEW RACING PROGRAMS, and BIGGER EVENTS. FREE TO ATTEND

Friday evening is the beginning of the RDB Festival dragon boat racing with the 200meter qualifying races.

There are Dragon Boat races all day Saturday from 10:00am – 6:00pm. Teams compete in 48-foot dragon boats in multiple recreation divisions.

Saturday showcases the Island Trade Market featuring vendors with a wide variety of merchandise for sale. Support local vendors and bring your own shopping bag.

While everyone will cheer on the paddlers, thousands of others fill Wascana Park to enjoy the food, cultural entertainment, children’s activities, and the Dragon’s Lair Tent. A licensed beer garden venue offering live entertainment is perfect for getting out of the sun or rain and ending a perfect day.

Come, Party and Celebrate this unique Chinese tradition.

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