Time to put your paddle pants on!
Paddle pants \p a d l · p a nts\ noun: Akin to party pants; the metaphorical traditional garb donned prior to the Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival in preparation for participation in, and enjoyment of, the races and accompanying celebratory events.
Dragon boat racing is not only one of the fastest growing water sports in the world; it is also one of the most exciting! As one of the largest festivals of its kind, The Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival is proud to be a part of this growing community-building tradition and is looking forward to an unforgettable weekend of fundraising, fellowship and fun.
August 25 - 26, 2017
Watch the races at Barker’s Island; feast on fantastic food; gather for celebratory music, song and dance; peruse the craft fair; and commemorate the weekend with a time-honored awards ceremony. Join us for a world-class, multi cultural event — it’s a party fit for the whole family!