Friday, August 12, 2022

Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Badger Lake Kennedy Park

Highlighting this summer’s celebration is the Band K.  Their signature style has become synonymous with a diverse collection of classic rock and country. 

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Team Dinner, Presentation of Colors, Introduction of Teams & Awakening of the Dragon Ceremony – All part of Friday night’s celebration.

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Beginning at 7:00 am Badger Lake Kennedy Park

Start Saturday morning off with the Lions Club Pancake Breakfast. Racing starts as 8:00 am and will go on throughout the day.  Each race will consist of one 300 meter heat. All teams will compete in at least 1 time trial race.  The teams will be ranked based on total times of time trial race/races and grouped into divisions based on those rankings.  The top teams in each division will compete for divisional championships.

A Breast Cancer Survivor Ceremony precedes the divisional racing championship and the day ends with the Awards Ceremony.

A large array of food and drink will be available.  Alcoholic beverages are not permitted to be brought on site. Beer will be available for purchase. 

The 25th Anniversary – Badger Lake Dragon Boat Bash

Friday August 12, 2022

Badger Lake Kennedy Park

Fort Dodge IA 

5:30 pm Gates Open

Team Dinner Begins

6:00 pm Silent Auction for Cancer Center

6:45 pm Presentation of Colors

6:50 pm Introduction of Teams & Awakening of the Dragon Ceremony

7:30 pm “Band K” takes the stage

Fireworks Finale

Saturday August 13, 2022

Badger Lake Kennedy Park

Fort Dodge IA

7:00 – 10:00 am Noon Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

8:30 am Captain’s Meeting

9:00 am Racing All Day

Silent Auction for Cancer Center Continues

10:00 am Boy Scout Rain Gutter Regatta

Breast Cancer Survivor Ceremony (during lunch)

Awards Following Racing