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Ottawa Sun: Sheepdogs to play free concert at dragonboat festival

04 | February 2014

If you can't catch Canadian folk rockers The Sheepdogs at Algonquin College in March, you'll get another chance to see the band -- for free -- in June. The Sheepdogs have been announced as the headliners at the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival on Friday, June 20. It'll be their second app ...

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Ottawa Citizen: Sheepdogs to play Dragon Boat Fest June 20

04 | February 2014

Saskatchewan-based rockers The Sheepdogs will headline a free concert of roots and folk rock on June 20 as part of this year’s Dragon Boat Festival. On the same bill are Cuff The Duke and Harlan Pepper. The Sheepdogs have been a success story since... Continue reading the full article in theOtta ...

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Metro News: Sheepdogs to headline Ottawa Dragon Boat Fest

04 | February 2014

Only three bands have been announced so far, but the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is already shaping up to be a hard-hitting music event for concertgoers this summer. Festival organizers announced Tuesday the Saskatchewan-based rockers The Sheepdogs are headlining Friday night of the fest. The th ...

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CNW: The Sheepdogs confirmed to headline the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival on June 20

03 | February 2014

Organizers of North America's largest dragon boat festival have confirmed that The Sheepdogs will headline a free concert on Friday, June 20. Also on the bill are roots rockers Cuff The Duke and indie folk band Harlan Pepper. Continue reading the full article at CNW

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istockanalyst.com: The Sheepdogs confirmed to headline the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival on June 20

03 | February 2014

Organizers of North America's largest dragon boat festival have confirmed that The Sheepdogs will headline a free concert on Friday, June 20. Also on the bill are roots rockers Cuff The Duke and indie folk band Harlan Pepper. Continue to read the complete article on istockanalyst.com

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Breaking News: The Sheepdogs will headline a free concert June 20 at the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

03 | February 2014

Organizers of North America’s largest dragon boat festival have confirmed that The Sheepdogs will headline a free concert on Friday, June 20. Also on the bill are roots rockers Cuff The Duke and indie folk band Harlan Pepper. The Sheepdogs rose to fame with their 2010 album, Learn & Burn, an ...

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Mayor Jim Watson: "More than a government town." Mayor Jim Watson boasts about having "largest dragon boat festival in Canada" during his State of the City address

22 | January 2014

"Because the stories we tell as a municipal government complement all of the unique things Ottawa’s communities have to offer. Let me give you a few examples. We have the largest dragon boat festival in Canada, something Councillor Hubley knows all about." Continue reading the full article at Ma ...

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Ottawa Citizen: Frank Ling, founding chair of the National Capital Dragon Boat Race Festival, launches his memoir, Pray Standing

30 | October 2013

Frank Ling, founding chair of the National Capital Dragon Boat Race Festival, launches his memoir, Pray Standing — A Global Life Inspired by Family and a Fortune Teller, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. [Saturday November 16, 2013] in the Barrick Salon, Victoria Memorial Museum Building, at the Canadian Museum ...

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Attention: Join A Team

30 | October 2013

Have you thought about trying something new this year? Why not try dragonboating - a great workout and a fun, social team sport! We keep a list of individual paddlers and help connect you with a team who are looking for new teammates. If you are interested in joining a team please send along the ...

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Ottawa Sun: Ottawa parents of cystic fibrosis victim fight for transplant awareness

24 | August 2013

Since Thomas died, the couple has become involved with organizations like the Canadian Transplant Association and the Ronald McDonald foundation, with whom they have consulted with to build a new common room and patient family rooms at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. They've also co-o ...

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