Article and Photo by Jason Setnyk
Cornwall Ontario – There will be dragon boat races once again in Cornwall as a part of Waterfest. The seventh annual Waterfest takes place Saturday August 13th at Lock 19 of the historical Old Cornwall Canal. It is located near the Soccer Fields just off of Second Street West and Power Dam Drive.
The annual event is held each year on the second weekend of August.
For those who would like to participate in the Dragon Boat Races there is a registration form online. There is also information on rules, regulations, and equipment.
In addition to the boat races, there will also be live musical entertainment and a Waterfest market. Musical entertainment and vendors TBA. This event is free to the public.