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OTTAWA DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL, OFFICIALLY JOINED INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE

06 | July 2017

Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, officially joined IDBP(International Dragon Boat Professional League), became the first Canadian site of this series tournament. Champion Company, a water sports company which is founded in 2002 in China, has been developing as an integrated company through expand ...

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FESTIVAL READY: WITH MATT READY - THIS IS SERIOUS!

21 | June 2017

Alright everyone, we need to get serious, this Festival Ready won’t have any jokes, there will be no memes or gifs, no Beyoncé Reviews, no movie or TV references, and more importantly no judgment, just some very important information to keep you safe and possibly even save your life. In an ideal ...

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The Insider's Guide To The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

20 | June 2017

THE INSIDER'S GUIDE TO THE TIM HORTONS OTTAWA DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL Kickoff Canada’s 150th Birthday Summer celebrations right by joining us at Mooney’s Bay Park, June 22-25, for four days of racin’, fundraisin’, Dragon Boat riding, gift buying, snack-eating, rockin’ n’ rollin’ summer time fun! Ad ...

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Ottawa Citizen: Said the Whale becomes a smaller band tackling heavier topics

17 | June 2017

Said the WhaleWhat: One of 10 bands playing free concerts at the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat FestivalWhen: June 22 to 25Where: Mooney’s Bay ParkInfo: dragonboat.net Said the Whale turned 10 this year. That’s a milestone in the career of any band. It is rarely reached without struggles and ...

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Festival Ready: with Matt Ready - DRINKS! Edition

06 | June 2017

Booster Juice Man, it’s a hot one, like seven inches from the mid-day sun. Well, you hear the whisper and the words melt everyone, how do you stay so cool? Not since the summer of ’99 when Santana teamed up with Matchbox Twenty’s Rob Thomas has there been a mixture so smooth as the Smoothies fro ...

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Homegrown Artists At The 2017 Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

01 | June 2017

The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival has a long history of supporting local talent, in previous years such nationally renowned bands and artists as: A Tribe Called Red, Hollerado, The Balconies, Jeremy Fisher, and Jim Bryson have all graced the Time Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival sta ...

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Festival Ready: With Matt Ready - Festival Survival Kit

26 | May 2017

There are a lot of celebrations going on this summer so in keeping with celebrating milestones this year marks the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival’s 2-4 anniversary. With that in mind let’s take a look at some must have festival items, but we’re going to show you them through the lens of ...

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Festival Ready: With Matt Ready - Food Edition

26 | May 2017

Beaver Tails Invented by Samuel Champlain, or was it John Cabot? It was definitely an early explorer; of this I am certain. Trust me I have a Bachelor’s Degree in History. I’m not allowed to say from where because they have asked me to stop name dropping them, do with this information what ...

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HIC SUNT DRACONES (HERE, THERE BE DRAGONS)!

25 | May 2017

The dragon boats are arriving for the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival The Media is invited as the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival ventures to Mooney’s Bay on Wednesday, May 31 (Mooney’s Bay marina gravel lot off of the South side of Hog’s Back Road) to welcome the annual return o ...

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THE EMBASSY OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA IN CANADA SENDS BEST WISHES!

24 | May 2017

The Dragon Boat Tradition, which originated in China over 2000 years ago, is now going global and full of vigor today. Spectacular for both participants and spectators alike, the Dragon Boat Race is a much loved cultural and sport event that reflects the spirit of competitiveness, inclusivene ...

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OTTAWA DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL, OFFICIALLY JOINED INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE

Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, officially joined IDBP(International Dragon Boat Professional Le ...

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Homegrown Artists At The 2017 Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival has a long history of supporting local talent, in pr ...

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