Annual Heart Lake Dragon Boat Festival - Saturday, September 23, 2017

PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE: Event is now being held on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017


2017 Registration Fee:

Register by June 1st* and and the fee will be $900.00.

After June 1st the registration fee will be $1000.00

(*must be paid in full to receive discount)

Entry team entry includes*:

• 3 races on event day
• 1 one hour practice session during the week leading up to the event
• Access to a 20x20 team space
• Use of all required equipment (boat, life jacket, and paddles)
• Entry for team members into Heart Lake Conservation Area

DON'T HAVE A TEAM??? You can still register as an individual paddler and we can try to match you up with other people. Please contact Joanna Gardner at for more information.

Net proceeds from this event support environmental restoration projects in the Etobicoke and Mimico Creeks Watersheds, two of the most highly developed, and therefore degraded, watersheds in the Toronto area.




The Heart Lake Dragonboat Festival was held on Saturday September 17, 2016. Many thanks to all the teams that came out to participate this year!  

Congratulations to the Challenge Cup Winners:

Corporate Challenge - Mandarin Restaurants 

Public Sector Challenge - Team Airport (GTAA/Mississauga)

Energy Challenge - Hydro One Brampton

Mixed Challenge - Hamilton Titans 


Division Champions:

A - Mandarin Restaurants

B - IBM Tsunami

C - Hydro One Brampton

For individual race results click Heart Lake Results 2016


To see photos from the 2016 event click HERE


2015 event photos click HERE 

2014 event photos click HERE

2013 event photos click HERE!