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Due to the COVID19 Concerns this Year’s Festival scheduled for
September 12, 2020 has been cancelled
Next year the 2021 Kentucky Dragon Boat Festival will be held on September 11, 2021. Watch for details for next years festival
AJ Jolly Park
1495 Race Track Road, Alexandria KY 41001
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Saturday, September 12, 2020, Paddling For Cancer Awareness (p4ca) and The Kentucky Thorough-Breasts/Saddle & Paddle Dragon Boat Racing Teams along with our sister teams and fantastic volunteers are pleased to host The Kentucky Dragon Boat Festival, Paddling for the Pink.
Every year we strive to improve your paddling experience and enjoyment of the beautiful surroundings.
This year’s festival and will be capped at a maximum of 40 teams with up to 10 teams being Breast Cancer Survivor (BCS) teams. To qualify as a BCS team, you must have at least 14 BCS team members with up to 4 support team members to fill out your team. This will allow us to finish the festival at a reasonable time to allow those who will be traveling that evening.
This year’s festival will have a stream-lined registration and waiver system as well as special awards for the festival participants!
There will be fantastic food vendors this year, from breakfast to barbeque, drinks, etc. We will have it all!
Merchandise vendors will also be here with great items to purchase. Educational materials will be available about cancer.
Forming a dragon boat team is easy!
We can’t wait to see you and 18 of your closest friends on the water. Together, we will share the water and unforgettable memories. Teams will be limited to 18 paddlers per race this year. A minimum of 10 team members should attend an on-water practice for a refresher for past participants and new paddlers are highly encourage to practice before the festival. This is for the safety of all participants.
Included in your team registration is a practice session prior to the festival where we will show you how to paddle and race.
Practice sessions and race day include all of the necessary equipment such as a dragonboat, paddles, life vests, a drum and a steersperson/coach. Find yourself 18 co-workers, friends and/or family member to join you at this exciting event!
…for the 2017 Kentucky Dragon Boat Festival, Paddling for the Pink Results!!!
…for the 2018 Kentucky Dragon Boat Festival, Paddling for the Pink Results!!!
…for the 2019 Kentucky Dragon Boat Festival, Paddling for the Pink Results!!!
…for the 2019 Kentucky Dragon Boat Festival, Paddling for the Pink “Hype 2K” Results!!!