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Tea for Two Sisters BLOG: Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival 2011

17 | June 2011

The 18th annual Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival officially begins on Saturday! Lucy and I have volunteered for the past three years but have never gotten the chance to fully enjoy the actual dragon boat racing event. I can’t wait until the races begin this year because I’ll be getting th ...

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EMC Ottawa South: Busting out to inspire at Dragon Boat Festival, Survivors want to thrive after cancer

16 | June 2011

Tim Horton's Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival is kicking off this weekend and two teams entirely made up of breast cancer survivors can't wait to start paddling. Continue reading the full article in EMC Ottawa South 

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EMC Ottawa East News: Frank Sinatra comes to life at this year's Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragonboat Festival

16 | June 2011

The Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival (THODBF) has finalized its exciting 2011 free entertainment line-up with the addition of Lafleche Dumais, crooner performer, with the Handle With Care band on Sunday, June 19, presented by Allegro Residences. Spectators will be able to enjoy a free mat ...

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Ottawa Citizen: The sounds of summer

15 | June 2011

Hope and Ruin is packed with tracks that take their time and don't mind softening their rock anthem punch, but he thinks it still delivers what fans and the band want from the Trews, which is hooks and melodies and that North Star spirit. That something will be put to the test at Mooney's Bay Ju ...

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Ottawa Citizen: Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival announces 2011 Free Entertainment Line-Up

15 | June 2011

Paddles hit the water for the 18th annual Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival (THODBF) on June 17-19 at Mooney's Bay Park. North America's largest dragon boat festival features non-stop dragon boat racing with a total of 190 teams and 5000 paddlers, endless family activities and a spectacula ...

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Ottawa Business Journal: Dragon Boat festival expands programming

28 | April 2011

BMX stunt riders will be a new addition to the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, which runs June 17-19 at Mooney's Bay Park. Continue reading the full article in the Ottawa Business journal

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Benita Baker: Sea Lions race in Ottawa's annual Dragon Boat Festival

21 | October 2010

Ottawa’s Sea Lions Dragon Boat team has done it again.  For the second year in a row, this group of 22 indomitable women – Lions of Judah, their daughters and invited guests – joined together as competitors and fundraisers at the 17th annual Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, June 18-20, at Mooney’s B ...

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Metro Ottawa: In Pictures: Weather fails to keep crowds from dragon boat festival

21 | June 2010

Dragon boaters and their fans proved themselves a tenacious bunch this past weekend. The weather, which changed from hot and sunny to cloudy and rainy several times during the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, failed to deter people from attending North America’s biggest dragon boat festi ...

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Ottawa Citizen: Paddling to success

19 | June 2010

This year's festival is sold out at 190 teams. Roughly 5,000 paddlers will descend on Mooney's Bay this weekend including several teams from the United States and throughout Canada. Continue reading the full article in the Ottawa Citizen  

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Metro Ottawa: 54-40 celebrates life at 30

17 | June 2010

Known for songs including I Go Blind and Ocean Pearl, the B.C.-based band will be bringing its constantly evolving, yet timeless sounds to the stage at this weekend’s Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival at Mooney’s Bay, where they will be performing as headliners Sunday. Continue reading the ...

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