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Barrie Dragon Boat Festival

Record #: BAR2411
Last Modified: 21 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 24 May 2022


Office Phone 705-728-1010
Fax 705-728-4322
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Primary Contact Katelyn Lees, Philanthropy & Resource Development Specialist, Barrie Public Library; Phone: 705-728-1010 ext 2230; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Emily Fleming, Coordinator, Volunteer Resources, Barrie Public Library; Phone: 705-728-1010 ext 2266; Email:
Primary Executive Christopher Vanderkruys, Director, Business and Development, Barrie Public Library; Phone: 705-728-1010 ext 2200
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Site Location Heritage Park and the waters of Kempenfelt Bay
Mailing Address c/o Barrie Public Library 
60 Worsley St 
Barrie, ON L4M 1L6
Physical Access Not Accessible


Description (Service)

Annual event hosted by Barrie Public Library, with the support of sponsors and volunteers

  • summer event that promotes community spirit, vitality and unity
  • includes Dragon boat races and land-based activities
  • community event in support of Barrie Public Library as well as other local charities
  • see Barrie Dragon Boat Festival/ for more information
Volunteer Description Volunteers needed for various duties on Festival day
  • set up and take down day before and after Festival day
  • please see website for range of opportunities and job descriptions

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit

Registration opens 6:30 am. Please see Schedule of Events on our website for updated Agenda

Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area
Eligibility Must be 16 years of age or older in the year of competition

Registration begins May 2 for the 2022 festival, sign up online

Languages English
Fees Program - Registration fee and pledges to enter a team, see website for details ; None - no admission to festival


Service Categories Fundraising Campaigns ; Special Events

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