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Our 23rd annual festival will take place June 23rd - 26th, 2016 at Mooney's Bay Park. Racing takes place June 25th and 26th. Registration is now open!
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ROYAL OAK PUBS INTRODUCES NEW DRAGON THEMED LIMITED TIME MENU
A portion of the proceeds from the new Fiery Dragon Burger, Spicy Dragon Sandwich and Angry Dragon Sliders will go to the Ottawa Dragon Boat Foundation supporting local charities...Read More
FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2016 LINEUP FEATURING HEADLINERS JULY TALK (23RD), MOTHER MOTHER (24TH), ALVVAYS (25TH), A TRIBE CALLED RED (26TH)
The best part? Admission is free for all the performances. The festival’s Artistic Director Antony Cooper has been committed to presenting high-profile Canadian artists over the past several years...Read More
ODBF ANNOUNCES FAMILY FUN LINEUP FOR 2016!
The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival announced an amazing line-up of exciting family entertainment as part of their twenty-third annual festival...Read More
OTTAWA COMMUNITY NEWS: TREE WORK AT MOONEY’S BAY PARK BEGINS AHEAD OF FITNESS PARK OVERHAUL
City workers will soon be removing trees and shrubs at the north end of the beach at Mooney’s Bay Park, clearing the way for some major changes, including the construction of a brand new play structure...Read More
ODBF & LIVE 88.5 TEAM UP TO PRESENT A FESTIVAL OF CAN'T MISS FREE SUMMER MUSIC!
The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival announced a new partnership which names Live 88.5 as an official presenting radio station of the festival. Live 88.5 will deliver premium coverage including on-site updates, artist music, concert information, festival events...Read More
FESTIVAL SIGNS A NEW THREE-YEAR TITLE SPONSORSHIP AGREEMENT WITH TIM HORTONS!
The Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is pleased to announce a new three-year agreement naming Tim Hortons as the festival’s title sponsor through 2018. The three years covered in the agreement are each going to be very special for their own unique reasons. 2016 is the 10th anniversary of Tim Horton...Read More
THINGS COULDN'T GET COOLER WITH WATERLOO AND SEAGRAM PARTNERING WITH THE FESTIVAL FOR THE NEXT THREE YEARS!
The Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival today announced an exciting partnership with Brick Brewing Co. Limited and its Waterloo Brewing Co. and Seagram brands as the official beer, cooler and cider provider of the festival. The sponsorship...Read More
THE OTTAWA DRAGON BOAT FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2016 CHARITIES AND INTRODUCES ITS COMMUNITY FUND
The Ottawa Dragon Boat Foundation is pleased to announce its support of the Youth Services Bureau and the Tim Horton Children’s Foundation in 2016...Read More
BEHIND THE LIGHTS TAKES AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT ODBF DRAGON BOATING AT MOONEY'S BAY
BBC and Made Man productions learn what goes into making the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival happen and learns how to dragon boat at Mooney's Bay...Watch the video