Don't have a team but want to get in on the fun? Register to paddle and we will add you to a team or create a new one! 

2018 Teams:


  • Tin Stars- Scott Usitalo
  • Dewey Decimators - The Charlevoix Public Library
  • At Least 4 Men- Carolyn Klender
  • Boat Load of Scrubs -  Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital
  • Pool Paddlers - The Charlevoix Pool 
  • KHQ Kruzers- WKHQ 
  • The Guardians- St Mary School
  • Hawaii 5 Row- Charlevoix State Bank
  • The Dragonators- Challenge Fitness
  • Hot Sake- Charlevoix Women
  • The Foodies- Burnette Foods​

In the event of lightning or any other severe weather emergency, the Charlevoix Circle of Arts may cancel the event with no rain date or refund of entry fees. Races may continue in the rain. There is no refund of fees if a team fails to report on race day.

Team Information

Boat Load of Scrubs Dragon Boat Festival Team!

A Dragon Boat Race Team is comprised of:


20 Paddlers

1 Drummer

1 Steerer (provided)​

There must be at least 4 women on each team

You may roster 24 participants (paddlers)


Team registration fee:

Individual or business: $1500 

Non-profit organization fee: $1400
* Priority practice time given to early registration

Secure your boat NOW for 2019 Dragon Boat Festival!  A $500 non-refundable deposit is required. Please contact the Circle at (231) 547-3554