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Barrie & Area has an abundance of cultural festivals and events, many located on the waterfront. Come and enjoy a live theatre performance. Check out a film under the stars or browse arts & crafts and culinary delights at Kempenfest and Promenade Days. Barrie has it all to keep you and your family entertained all year long.

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16th Annual Barrie Dragon Boat Festival

  • Dates: 25 – 25 Aug, 2018
  • Location: Barrie
  • Address: Heritage Park & Kempenfelt Bay
  • Contact: Barrie Dragon Boat Festival
  • Website: http://www.barriedragonboatfestival.ca
  • Phone: (705) 728-1010 ext. 7137
Description:
Barrie Public Library is continuing a new tradition based on a centuries old one. The Barrie Dragon Boat Festival is a summer event that promotes community spirit, vitality and unity. The fundamental objective of a Dragon Boat Festival is to strengthen community spirit, providing an opportunity for citizens to demonstrate their organizational talent and resources in hosting a major recreational and cultural event. Fun & Excitement on Kempenfelt Bay! Bring the family to watch the Dragon Boat races, cultural and commercial exhibits, children’s activities and much more. Please view the website for more details.

Event Time: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Admission: Free
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