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Ottawa Showbox BLOG: Interview: Paper Lions @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival 2012

23 | June 2012

Last night marked the beginning of this year’s increasingly popular Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival 2012, and I popped by Mooney’s Bay to soak in the evening sun and catch some of this year’s bands. What’s even better is that these events are free all weekend, which means people of all walks of life ...

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Ottawa Sun: Dragon Boat festival brings throngs

23 | June 2012

The faint strains of “stroke ... stroke” could be heard along with cheers as dragon boat teammates strained at their oars on a hot Saturday at Mooney’s Bay. It was the first racing day of the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, featuring more than 200 teams. Organizers expect 75,000 people ...

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Photogmusic.com PHOTO BLOG: Whale Tooth @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

22 | June 2012

It was the beginning of the 19th Annual Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. ... The first band to play on Friday was Toronto’s Whale Tooth. Continue reading the full post and viewing the photos at Photogmusic.com

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Photogmusic.com PHOTO BLOG: Paper Lions @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

22 | June 2012

Paper Lions was the next act at 19th Annual Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. Continue reading the full post and viewing the photos at Photogmusic.com

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Photogmusic.com PHOTO BLOG: Spirit of the West @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

22 | June 2012

Spirit of the West was the last and headliner at 19th Annual Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. Continue reading the full post and viewing the photos at Photogmusic.com  

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One Tank Trips BLOG: Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival on this weekend

22 | June 2012

The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival(THODBF), the largest dragon boat festival in North America is celebrating its biggest year ever from June 22 – 24 at Mooney’s Bay Park. Here’s an insider’s guide to take advantage of three days of free family entertainment and get the most out of the F ...

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Ottawa Citizen: Ottawa Dragon Boat fest ready to rock out

21 | June 2012

Canadian folk-rock legends Spirit of the West, Juno-winning singer-songwriter David Usher and Ottawa’s indie folk outfit The Acorn will play free concerts as part of this year’s expanded Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. The 19th edition of the festival starts Friday at 5 p.m. and runs th ...

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BHBB BLOG: Dragon Boat Festival

18 | June 2012

It’s that time of year again! Mooney’s Bay Park will be full of athletes, supporters, bands, and electric atmosphere… of course we are talking about the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. On June 22-24, over 70,000 people are predicted to attend North America’s largest dragon boat festival which is in ...

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Ottawa Citizen: Beating to their own drum

16 | June 2012

For some dragon boat teams, it's all about the competition. For others, it's about the team spirit - and the challenge of raising funds for good causes. Continue reading the full article in the Ottawa Citizen

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Ottawa Citizen: Shine a light, City Councillor Allan Hubley, who lost his son Jamie to suicide, is this year's honorary chairman

15 | June 2012

South Kanata City Councillor Allan Hubley is the honorary chairman of this year’s Ottawa’s Dragon Boat Festival at Mooney’s Bay. The 19-year-old event, popular both as a sports competition and as a fundraiser, is the largest of its kind in North America attracting about 210 teams this year. “And ...

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