Registration is ON NOW for 2018!
Get your friends, family, or colleagues together and pick your Captains, because it's time to register for Peterborough's Dragon Boat Festival 2018! We've got NEW registration pricing this year, so be sure to take advantage of the chance to sign up early and save:

  • The First 18 - $750.00 (18 spots - available until March 18, 2018 or until spots are gone) 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Be one of the first 18 teams to register and raise awareness and support for this vital cause
  • 18th Anniversary Rate - $775.00 (18 spots - available until March 28, 2018 or until spots are gone) Get your team together and take advantage of savings and additional fundraising support 

And guess what else? We have lowered the minimum age for paddlers to 13 (as of June 9, 2018), so we're looking forward to meeting more next-generation Dragon Boaters! Participants under 18 must sign a waiver before practice sessions.
Raised in the community.
Stays in the community.

Join us at the Dragon Boat Open House!

Thinking of registering a team or participating in the 2018 Festival but have questions about what’s involved? Not sure if dragon boating is for you and your friends/family/coworkers and want to give it a try in the paddling tank? Interested in more info on volunteer opportunities?

Drop by the PDBF Open House on Thursday, March 22nd at the Trent University Athletics Centre (Café/Carol Love Paddling/Rowing Pool) from 7:00 – 9:00 pm  and talk to Festival volunteers about all this and more! Plus find out how your fundraising dollars will help save lives in our region.

This year’s Festival is going to be EPIC. With loads of new features from the family-friendly Fun Zone and Vendor’s Village , to new food vendors, live music and exciting competitive racing, you’re not going to want to miss a minute. 

What are you waiting for? #GETINTHEBOAT !
Once you've registered, don't forget to follow us on social media to get the latest updates!
More exciting new features for 2018!
Check out the Family Fun Zone!
Everyone can get in on the fun this year, with a pop-up skate park, boardwalk games, crafts, bubbles, face-painting, tumbling, Zumba, axe-throwing, kids' paddling, and lots more! Get the full list of activities at .
Not 1, but 3 Dragon's Lairs!
Our top THREE fundraising teams will be hanging out in style on Festival Day:

#3: Dragon's Nest - sun tent, swag bag, lunch
#2: Dragon's Loft - muskoka chairs, massage bookings, shared social convenor and pink potty
#1: Dragon's Lair - all of the above and MORE!
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