Schedule of Events

2017 Oriental Dragon Boat Race

 

August 11, 2017, Friday

Practice Times on Friday to be announced

 

August 12, 2017 Saturday

7:00 am to  9:00 am             Buses and Cars Arrive at 7:00 – 9:00 am

8:00 am to 8:30 am              Team Captains Meeting

8:45 am to  9:00 am             Parade Line-up

9:00 am to  9:15 am             Parade & Judging of Team Camp and Costumes

9:25 am to  9:40 am             Welcome Ed Mitchell and Sally Belangia, Oriental Town Mayor

9:45 am to 9:50 am              Special Salute

9:50 am                                Oriental Dragon Boat Race and Festival Opened

9:55 am to 10:00 am             Dotting the Eye of the Dragon

10:00 am                              Vendors and Kids Park opens

10:00 am to 10:15 am           First 3 Teams go to Marshaling Area

10:15 am                              First Races Begin

12:15 pm to 1:15 pm             Lunch Break & Team Talent Showcase & Judging

1:30 pm                                Dragon Boat Race Continues

 3:30 pm                               Kids Park Closes

 3:30 pm to 4:00 pm             Dragon Boat Races Conclude and Winners Selected

 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm             Awards Ceremony

 4:30 pm                               Oriental Dragon Boat Festival Closes for 2016 

 4:45 pm     5:30 pm             Vendors & Teams Take Camps Down