The Dragons Are Coming!
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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 welcomes this year’s fleet of dragon boats to Mooney’s Bay on Thursday, May 26 at the Mooney’s Bay marina gravel lot off of the South side of Hog’s Back Road. The dragon boats are making their annual pilgrimage from Toronto for team practices in preparation for the Festival which takes place June 23 to 26, 2016. The boats present an excellent photo and video opportunity, especially the decorative dragon head that rests on the bow of the boat.
What: Annual arrival of the dragon boats for the Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival
When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - the dragon boats are expected to arrive at 12:00 noon
Where: Mooney’s Bay, Marina Parking Lot (entrance on Hog’s Back Rd)
Who: Festival Staff, CEO John Brooman, Director of Operations Antony Cooper, Director of Team Services Shelley Freake