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SUMMER SESSIONS FEATURING SAID THE WHALE, THE ZOLAS, THE ELWINS & MORE!

09 | August 2017

      THE ZOLAS - THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING // DRAGON BOAT SESSIONS The Zolas took to the hillside in between sound checks to play something from their newest album for us at the 2017 Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival. Posted: August 9, 2017           KASADOR- TALK ABOUT IT // ...

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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) and became the first Canadian site of this series tournament. Champion, a water sports company which was founded in 2002 in China. They have been developing as an integrated company through exp ...

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THIS IS SERIOUS! - LETS TALK ABOUT OVERDOSE PREVENTION

21 | June 2017

Alright everyone, we need to get serious, we 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 world we wouldn’ ...

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INSIDER'S GUIDE TO THE 2017 TIM HORTONS OTTAWA DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL

20 | June 2017

GENERAL CONCERTS THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY   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! Admission to the f ...

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BLOG: 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 f ...

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Local 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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BLOG: 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 yo ...

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BLOG: 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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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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DAN MANGAN FREE CONCERT THURSDAY JUNE 25 9:30 PM

DAN MANGAN HEADLINES A FREE CONCERT JUNE 25 AT THE TIM HORTONS OTTAWA DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL Tim ...

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