Day Trips and Staycations - Port Perry, Ontario - The Dragon Boats Return

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Day Trips and Staycations - Port Perry, Ontario - The Dragon Boats Return

Saturday June 18th the Port Perry waterfront will once again come alive to the sound of the drummers and cheers as the Dragon Flies present the seventh annual Dragon Flies Dragon Boat Festival.

Join participants and other festival patrons as they have a blast raising awareness of Breast Cancer, local support programs and funds for four local hospitals.

Since the inception of the festival the Dragon Flies have been successful in raising more than $612,000 for local hospitals including;

  • Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay
  • Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry
  • Uxbridge Cottage Hospital in Uxbridge
  • R.S. McLaughlin Durham Regional Cancer Centre in Oshawa 

A Selection of Photos
from the
Dragon Boat Races 2007
Port Perry Ontario

by J. Peter Hvidsten


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2011 Dragon Flies Dragon Boat Festival Schedule

The Streets are all but empty right now, but come Saturday this year round staycation destination will be packed with Breast Cancer survivors and supporters out to raise funds for local hospitals and have a fun filled day.

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Port Perry main Street At Night

Port Perry Downtown At Night 

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Brian Madigan
RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage (Toronto) - Toronto, ON
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This seems like agood event, and I'm surprsied that you can raise that kind of money.


Jun 12, 2011 01:20 PM
Kathy Clulow
Uxbridge, ON
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Brian - This is not a small event with pledges and donations from the 2010 festival alone totaling more than $153,000.00.

"Thousands of participants, visitors, and volunteers were part of the on-going quest to promote breast cancer awareness throughout the local area. With the peer support of the township of Scugog, 56 teams involving more than 1400 paddlers competed in various divisions." source ... The Dragon Flies web site

Jun 12, 2011 05:18 PM