Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival Announces 2017 Lineup

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Annually marking the first weekend of summer, the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival brings together North America’s premier dragon boating regatta and an epic lineup of free concerts!

Kicking things off on a stacked Thursday night are The Sheepdogs, Said The Whale and The Elwins. Friday, in what’s sure to be a fantastic evening, are Dear Rouge, The Zolas and Kalle Mattson. Continuing the festivities on Saturday are the spectacular Half Moon Run, Darcys, Kasador, and Twin Flames. Artistic Director Antony Cooper says “The Festival has a tradition of presenting an incredible line up of Canada’s best talent and this years line up does exactly that. From start to finish you race, you rock!”


Thursday, June 22Friday, June 23Saturday, June 24




9:30 PM The Sheepdogs

9:45 PM Dear Rouge

9:30 PM Half Moon Run

8:00 PM Said The Whale

8:15 PM The Zolas

8:00 PM Darcys

6:30 PM The Elwins

6:30 PM Kalle Mattson

6:30 PM Kasador



5:00 PM Twin Flames



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