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Events – Saturdya September 8, 2012 – Dragon Boat Races

Montana Dragon Boat Festival
9 am – 4:30 pm

Saturday, September 8, 2012

Flathead Lake Lodge

150 Flathead Lodge Road

Bigfork MT

Brought to you by the Kalispell Convention and Visitors Bureau. www.DiscoverKalispell.com

Dragon boat racing is the 8th fastest growing sport in the world, with more than 50 million people in 63 countries participating, and the most fun, unique cultural event featuring adrenaline-pumping action.

Teams of 20 paddlers, a drummer and steerer race in authentic 46-foot-long dragon boats. All ages, skill levels and physiques can paddle, making it the ultimate team building sport, requiring synchronicity and finesse, more than power to win. www.MontanaDragonBoat.com

Music
Barnyard Riot            10am-12pm
Tim Torgerson          12pm – 2pm
Andre Floyd               2pm – 3pm
Kenny J Miller            3pm – 4pm
30 vendors of everything “Mmade in Montana”  will also  be featured.

The Flathead Lake Dragon Bash

5:30 pm

Saturday,  September 8, 2012

Red Lion Hotel

20 North Main Street

Kalispell MT

After the races conclude on Flathead Lake, the Montana Dragon Boat Festival events will conclude with the Dragon Bash Dinner and Dance featuring Trevor Panczak & Rough Stock from Lethbridge, Alberta.
5:30-6:30 pm free beverage sampling by local vendors
6:30-8:00 pm Montana dinner
8:00 pm to midnight entertainment and dancing

Dinner Tickets are $35   available at Western Outdoor, 48 Main Street, Kalispell MT