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The 16th annual Barrie Dragon Boat Festival is coming up on Saturday, August 25! Join us at Heritage Park for all day fun including exciting races, kids activities, local vendors, and a craft beer and wine garden with live entertainment.  The Barrie Dragon Boat Festival is proudly hosted by the Barrie Public Library and presented by Tim Hortons. 

See below for our exciting list of food, beverage and commercial vendors and sponsors. Visit for all the details! 

7:00AM Awakening the Dragon Ceremonies
7:20AM Vendor Village Opens
7:48AM First Dragon Boat race begins
10:00AM Children’s Activities Begin (Kids Zone)
10:30AM Festival Welcome
Memory Moment  (Heritage Park Pond)
11:00AM Spirit of the Dragon Concert Series Begins  
(Main Tent, Dragon’s Lair)
12:00PM Beer Tent Opens
4:45PM Races Finish *subject to change 
5:00PM Closing and Awards Ceremony Begins
6:00PM Festival Ends 
Beer Garden Closes 

Food and Beverage Vendors

Commercial and Information Vendors


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