Festival Schedule

Our 2018 Festival Schedule is still being finalized. Check back for details as we get closer to Festival Day. The schedule below will give you an idea of what last year’s schedule looked like.

2018 Practice Weekend is July 28th and 29th.
Captains, sign your team up HERE

2017 Lake Champlain Dragon Boat Festival

7:30am

Coffee and bagels for sale at Sunrise Rotary Tent

8:15am

Community Team Check-in begins at Registration Tent

8:30am

Welcome. National Anthem sung by Dean King. Acknowledgement of sponsors.

 

Pick Your Prize Raffle opens. Team Photo Booth opens

 

Breast Cancer Survivor Crews to Marshaling Area

8:45am

Zumba Crew warms up racers – get ready to dance

8:50am

Breast Cancer Survivor First Round Races

9:00am

First Round of Community Team Races 

 

Hole-in-One Putting Challenge Raffle Opens – Winner gets a free foursome to Burlington Country Club

10:00am

Burlington Taiko Group performs outside Main Stage Tent

10:30am

Breast Cancer Survivor Second Round Races

10:45am

Maiden Vermont performs inside Main Stage Tent

10:50am

Quarter Finals of Community Team Races (Divisions E-F)

11:00am

Food Court Opens

11:15am

Jeh Kulu Performs, Spirit Awards announcement

11:30am

Breast Cancer Survivor Semi Final Races

11:50am

Breast Cancer Survivor Flower Ceremony with vocal tribute by Bonnie Jean Aharonian and Suzanne Blanchard

Noon

Woodchuck Hard Cider Garden Opens

12:20pm

Quarter Finals of Community Team Races (Divisions C-D)

12:30pm

Zach Rhoads performs in the Main Stage Tent 

12:55pm

Breast Cancer Survivor Final: The S.D. Ireland Sisters at Heart Championship Race, followed by Awards Ceremony

1:05pm

Quarter Finals of Community Team Races (Divisions A-B)

1:30pm

Sambatucada performs in Athletes’ Village

1:35pm

Semi-Finals of Community Team Races (Divisions A-F)

2:00pm

Raffle Drawings for Pick Your Prize and Concept 2 Erg

 

VT Chinese School of Dance performs

2:30pm

Hole-in-One Putting Challenge Raffle Ticket drawn

2:35pm

Finals of Community Teams Races (Divisions B, C, D, E, F), followed by Awards Ceremony

3:00pm

BlueCross/BlueShield of Vermont Champ Cup race (Division A), followed by Awards Ceremony

4:00pm

Woodchuck Hard Cider Garden closes